[med-l-ist] /ˈmɛd l ɪst/
a person to whom a has been awarded.
(in a golf tournament) the player having the lowest score in a qualifying round scored by strokes.
a designer, engraver, or maker of .
a designer, maker, or collector of medals
(mainly sport) a winner or recipient of a medal or medals
1680s, “one skilled in medals,” from medal (n.) + -ist. Meaning “medal-maker” is from 1756; that of “recipient of a medal” is from 1797.
noun 1. a former name of the .
noun 1. 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. noun 1. the highest US military decoration, awarded by Congress for conspicuous bravery in action: instituted in 1861 (Navy), […]
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).