Meaning of “commendation” in the English Dictionary

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"commendation" in British English

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commendationnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˌkɒm.enˈdeɪ.ʃən/ us /ˌkɑː.mənˈdeɪ.ʃən/

(Definition of “commendation” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"commendation" in American English

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commendationnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˌkɑm·ənˈdeɪ·ʃən/

A commendation is a formal statement of praise for someone who has done something admirable.

(Definition of “commendation” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)