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pendants

noun
variants: also pendents
plural of pendant

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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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“Pendants.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pendants. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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