Bronze Star

noun

Definition of Bronze Star

: a U.S. military decoration awarded for valor or for meritorious service not involving aerial flights

called also Bronze Star Medal

First Known Use of Bronze Star

1944, in the meaning defined above

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Bronze Star

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Bronze Star

: a U.S. military award

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