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A US military decoration awarded either for heroism or for meritorious achievement in ground combat.
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a U.S. military decoration awarded for heroism or achievement in military operations other than those involving aerial flights.Also called Bronze′ Star′ Med`al.
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|Noun||1.||Bronze Star - a United States military decoration awarded for meritorious service (except in aerial flight)|
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