Medal of Freedom

noun phrase

Definition of Medal of Freedom

: a U.S. decoration awarded to civilians for meritorious achievement in any of various fields

First Known Use of Medal of Freedom

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Medal of Freedom.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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