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Purple Heart

noun

: a U.S. military award that is given to a soldier who is wounded or killed in battle

Full Definition of PURPLE HEART

:  a United States military decoration awarded to any member of the armed forces wounded or killed in action

First Known Use of PURPLE HEART

1932

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