scapular medal


: a medal worn in place of a sacramental scapular

Word History

First Known Use

1912, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of scapular medal was in 1912

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“Scapular medal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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