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commendation

noun [C or U] uk   /ˌkɒm.enˈdeɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌkɑː.mən-/
formal praise, or an official statement that praises someone: Several of the firefighters received commendation for their bravery. [C] an honour such as a prize given to someone because they have done something that people admire: He was very proud when his daughter received a commendation for her achievement.
Translations of “commendation”
in Chinese (Traditional) 讚揚,稱讚,表彰, 嘉獎, 獎品,獎勵,嘉獎,表彰…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赞扬,称赞,表彰, 嘉奖, 嘉奖,表彰…
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