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Noun: medallion  mu'dal-yun [N. Amer], mu'da-lee-un [Brit]
  1. Any of various large ancient Greek coins
     
  2. A circular helping of food (especially a boneless cut of meat)
    "medallions of veal"
     
  3. An emblem indicating that a taxicab is registered
     
  4. An award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event
    - decoration, laurel wreath, medal, palm, ribbon

Derived forms: medallions

Type of: accolade, allegory, award, coin, emblem, helping, honor [US], honour [Brit, Cdn], laurels, portion, serving

Encyclopedia: Medallion