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Oxford dictionary definition of the word medal:
a metal disc typically of the size of a large coin and bearing an inscription or design, made to commemorate an event or awarded as a distinction to someone such as a soldier or athlete.
verb (medals, medalling, medalled; US medals, medaling, medaled)
[no object] win a medal in a sporting event:
they medalled in all the relay events
[with object] (often as adjective medalled) decorate or honour with a medal:
the most medalled athlete in Britain
late 16th century: from French médaille, from Italian medaglia, from medieval Latin medalia ‘half a denarius’, from Latin medialis ‘medial’