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English definition of “badge”

badge

noun [C] uk   /bædʒ/ us  
B2 a small piece of metal, plastic, cloth, etc., with words or a picture on it, that you carry with you or that is fastened or sewn to your clothing, often to show your support for a political organization or belief, or to show who you are, your rank, or that you are a member of a group, etc.: Everyone at the conference wore a badge with their name on.JewellerySpecific signs and symbolsSigns, signals and symbols
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