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English definition of “VC”

VC

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˌviːˈsiː/ UK us  
abbreviation for Victoria Cross: a medal that is the highest honour for courage that can be given to a British soldier, or a soldier who has received this medal: My grandfather was awarded the VC.Royalty, aristocracy and titlesPrizes, rewards and medals
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