[muh-dal-yuh n] /məˈdæl yən/
a large medal.
anything resembling a medal in form, used as an ornament, in a design, etc.
a permit issued by a governmental agency to operate a taxicab, usually represented by a small metal identification disk displayed on the taxi.
a large medal
an oval or circular decorative device resembling a medal, usually bearing a portrait or relief moulding, used in architecture and textile design
1650s, from French médaillon (17c.), from Italian medaglione “large medal,” augmentative of medaglia (see medal).
- Medallion man
noun any male who wears chain or gaudy jewelry, like a medallion with an open-collar shirt Usage Note derogatory
- Medal of bravery
noun 1. a Canadian award for courage MB
[med-l-ist] /ˈmɛd l ɪst/ noun 1. a person to whom a has been awarded. 2. (in a golf tournament) the player having the lowest score in a qualifying round scored by strokes. 3. a designer, engraver, or maker of . /ˈmɛdəlɪst/ noun 1. a designer, maker, or collector of medals 2. (mainly sport) a winner […]
noun 1. a former name of the .