variants: also pendent

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1 an ornament worn on a chain around the neck or wrist
  • Navajo necklaces with pendants finely crafted in genuine sky-blue turquoise

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2 chiefly British a piece of cloth with a special design that is used as an emblem or for signaling
  • a pendant that once flew on Nelson's flagship

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The first known use of pendant was in the 14th century

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“Pendant.” The Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 28 January 2020.

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