medallion medallion  /mə ˈdæl jən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of various large ancient Greek coins
  2. (n) a circular helping of food (especially a boneless cut of meat)
  3. (n) an emblem indicating that a taxicab is registered
  4. (n) an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The trophies were four bronze medallions, each the size of a hockey puck.
  2. But the purported tumor vanished when Monica applied a medallion with an image of the late Albanian nun to the site of her pain.
  3. And that's not counting the market value of the gold medallion or the expenses-paid trip to Stockholm.

News

  1. Medallion hunt winner

    The post Medallion hunt winner appeared first on The Stillwater Gazette .
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Stillwater Gazette

  2. Medallion hunt starts Monday

    The stakes are set at $250 in Jackson Bucks, and the race to find the annual Town and Country Days medallion hunt starts Monday.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Jackson County Pilot

  3. Medallion Partners With Takamul Investment Company to Evaluate Rare-Earth Production in Oman

    Medallion Resources Ltd. today announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Takamul Investment Company , a subsidiary of...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Marketwired via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Gavaskar told the Mumbai-based Mid-Day newspaper.: "I am not amused by one of the Australian players who said 'hiya buddy' when he went up to receive his medallion from Mr Pawar. Just receive it quietly. You are not in your country. In India, we...
    on Nov 7, 2006 By: Sunil Gavaskar Source: CNN International

  2. "We had a brief chat about it the other night but it's not something I really want to talk about a hell of a lot," Shane said. "Que sera sera, whatever will be will be. It will be a tough one for the family but I want a premiership medallion...
    on Sep 19, 2007 By: Shane Wakelin Source: The Age

  3. "To be recognized by the Shingo Board of Examiners with the Silver Medallion demonstrates Camden Operations' commitment to Lean Manufacturing and continuous improvement," said Glenn David Woods, Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control's Camden...
    on Feb 7, 2008 By: Glenn Source: CNNMoney.com

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