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Croix de Guerre

[krwahduh ger] /krwɑdə ˈgɛr/
noun
1.
a French military award for heroism in battle.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; < French: literally, cross of war
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Croix de Guerre

/krwa də ɡɛr/
noun
1.
a French military decoration awarded for gallantry in battle: established 1915
Word Origin
literally: cross of war
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