medallion Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"medallion" in British English

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medallionnoun [C]

uk   us   /məˈdæl.jən/

medallion noun [C] (METAL DISC)

a ​metaldisc that is ​worn for ​decoration on a ​chain or ​string around the ​neck

medallion noun [C] (MEAT)

a ​flatcircularpiece of ​meat without ​bones: medallions of ​pork
(Definition of medallion from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"medallion" in American English

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medallionnoun [C]

 us   /məˈdæl·jən/
a ​metaldiskworn as a ​decoration on a ​chain around the ​neck or ​attached to a ​vehicle to show that it can be ​legally used for a ​specialpurpose: He ​drove a medallion ​taxi while he ​attendedcollege at ​night. A medallion is also a round ​piece of ​meat: medallions of ​lamb/​veal
(Definition of medallion from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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