Silver Star Medal
noun see Silver Star

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Silver Star Medal — ☆ Silver Star Medal n. a U.S. military decoration in the form of a bronze star with a small silver star at the center, awarded for gallantry in action * * * …   Universalium

  • Silver Star Medal — ☆ Silver Star Medal n. a U.S. military decoration in the form of a bronze star with a small silver star at the center, awarded for gallantry in action …   English World dictionary

  • Silver Star Medal — noun a United States military decoration for gallantry in action • Syn: ↑Silver Star • Hypernyms: ↑decoration, ↑laurel wreath, ↑medal, ↑medallion, ↑palm, ↑ribbon …   Useful english dictionary

  • Silver Star — Infobox Military Award name=Silver Star caption= awarded by=United States Military type=Medal eligibility= for= Gallantry in action against an enemy of the United States status=Currently awarded first award=1932 last award=Currently awarded total …   Wikipedia

  • Silver Star — noun a United States military decoration for gallantry in action • Syn: ↑Silver Star Medal • Hypernyms: ↑decoration, ↑laurel wreath, ↑medal, ↑medallion, ↑palm, ↑ribbon * * * noun, pl …   Useful english dictionary

  • Silver Star — U.S. Army. a bronze star with a small silver star at the center, awarded to a soldier who has been cited in orders for gallantry in action, when the citation does not warrant the award of a Medal of Honor or the Distinguished Service Cross. Also… …   Universalium

  • Silver Star — noun Date: 1932 a United States military decoration awarded for gallantry in action called also Silver Star Medal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Silver Star (medaille) — Silver Star (médaille) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Silver Star. Silver Star Avers de la Silver Star Décerné(e) par l armée des États Unis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Silver Star Cross — Silver Star (médaille) Pour les articles homonymes, voir Silver Star. Silver Star Avers de la Silver Star Décerné(e) par l armée des États Unis …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Silver Star (disambiguation) — Silver Star may refer to:*Silver Star, a medal awarded for gallantry in action while in combat as a member of any of the United States armed forces. It s the 4th highest award overall and 2nd highest award for individual acts of heroism. *Silver… …   Wikipedia

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