the highest U.S. military decoration, awarded by Congress to a member of the armed forces for gallantry and bravery in combat, at the risk of life and above and beyond the call of duty.
the highest US military decoration, awarded by Congress for conspicuous bravery in action: instituted in 1861 (Navy), 1862 (Army)
The highest military decoration in the United States armed services, often called the Congressional Medal of Honor. It recognizes valor and bravery in action “above and beyond the call of duty.” There have been some 3,400 recipients of the medal, which was established by an act of Congress in 1862.
noun, Golf. 1. play in which the score is reckoned by counting the strokes taken to complete the round. noun 1. (golf) another name for stroke play
[me-dahn] /mɛˈdɑn/ noun 1. a city in NE Sumatra, in W Indonesia. /ˈmɛdɑːn/ noun 1. a city in Indonesia, in NE Sumatra: seat of the University of North Sumatra (1952) and the Indonesian Islam University (1952). Pop: 1 904 273 (2000) contention, the third son of Abraham by Keturah (Gen. 25:2).
[med-uh-wer] /ˈmɛd ə wər/ noun 1. Peter Brian, 1915–87, English zoologist and anatomist, born in Brazil: Nobel Prize in medicine 1960. /ˈmɛdəwə/ noun 1. Sir Peter Brian. 1915–87, English zoologist, who shared the Nobel prize for physiology or medicine (1960) with Sir Macfarlane Burnet for work on immunology Medawar Med·a·war (měd’ə-wər), Peter Brian. 1915-1987. Brazilian-born […]
- Medazepam hydrochloride
medazepam hydrochloride me·daz·e·pam hydrochloride (mĭ-dāz’ə-pām’) n. A depressant used as an antianxiety agent.