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Legion of Merit

Syllabification: Le·gion of Mer·it

Entry from US English dictionary

Definition of Legion of Merit in English:

noun

(abbreviation: LM)
A US military decoration, ranking below the Silver Star and above the Distinguished Flying Cross, awarded for exceptional performance of services to the US.

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