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medalist

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noun med·al·ist \ˈme-dəl-ist\

Simple Definition of medalist

  • : a person who receives or wins a medal

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of medalist

  1. 1 :  a designer, engraver, or maker of medals

  2. 2 :  a recipient of a medal as an award

1685

First Known Use of medalist

1685

Variants of medalist

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medallist


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