1. A large medal or memorial coin.
2. A circular or oval (or, sometimes, square) tablet bearing a figure or figures represented in relief.
n 1: any of various large ancient Greek coins
2: a circular helping of food (especially a boneless cut of
meat); "medallions of veal"
3: an emblem indicating that a taxicab is registered
4: an award for winning a championship or commemorating some
other event [syn: decoration, laurel wreath, medal,