Victoria Cross

noun

Definition of Victoria Cross

: a bronze Maltese cross awarded to members of the British armed services for acts of remarkable valor

First Known Use of Victoria Cross

1856, in the meaning defined above

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“Victoria Cross.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Victoria%20Cross. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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