[mey-da-yawn] /meɪ daˈyɔ̃/
noun, plural médaillons
[mey-da-yawn] /meɪ daˈyɔ̃/ (Show IPA). French.
a portion of food, especially meat or poultry, cut or served in a round or oval shape.
[mi-dak-uh] /mɪˈdæk ə/ noun 1. a small Japanese fish, Oryzias latipes, common in rice fields, often kept in aquariums.
[med-l] /ˈmɛd l/ noun 1. a flat piece of metal, often a disk but sometimes a cross, star, or other form, usually bearing an inscription or design, issued to commemorate a person, action, or event, or given as a reward for bravery, merit, or the like: a gold medal for the best swimmer. 2. a […]
[med-l-et, med-l-it] /ˌmɛd lˈɛt, ˈmɛd l ɪt/ noun 1. a small , usually no larger than 1 inch (2.5 cm) in diameter.
noun 1. a medal awarded by the U.S. to a civilian for distinguished service to the country: discontinued after World War II.