Croix de Guerre

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noun \ˌkrwä-di-ˈger\

Definition of Croix de Guerre

  1. :  a French military decoration awarded for gallant action in war

Origin and Etymology of croix de guerre

French, literally, war cross


First Known Use: 1915


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