Medal of Honor
Date: 1861 a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the Congress for conspicuous intrepidity at the risk of life in action with an enemy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Medal of Honor — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms Medal of Honor : singular Medal of Honor plural Medals of Honor in the US, the most important medal that a member of the armed forces who has done something very brave can receive …   English dictionary

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