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English definition of “decoration”

decoration

noun [C] (HONOUR)    /ˌdek.əˈreɪ.ʃən/
a medal given to someone and worn as an honour : The Victoria Cross and George Cross are British decorations for bravery .Prizes, rewards and medals
(Definition of decoration noun (HONOUR) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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