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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishcommendationcom‧men‧da‧tion /ˌkɒmənˈdeɪʃən $ ˌkɑː-/ noun [countable, uncountable] formal  PRAISEan official statement praising someone, especially someone who has been brave or very successful
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commendationLord Ross, the Lord Justice-Clerk, said that the two men deserved every commendation for their action in pursuing Forman.I do not think that anything could have a higher commendation.After winning the world championship, he received a note of commendation from the President.Patroni received an official commendation after rescuing twelve people from a sinking ship.Through his worldwide correspondence Miller had gained tangible results and rare commendation from the Apothecaries.Those who snitch can receive commendations and rewards of up to $ 500.His companions read the commendation for a departing soul; he seemed relieved.
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