Distinguished Conduct Medal
noun British Military.
a decoration awarded for distinguished conduct in operations in the field against an enemy. Abbreviation: D.C.M.
Insidious vs. InvidiousInsidious and invidious both describe the way someone does something bad. Insidious implies secrecy, while invidious is more open. An insidious action is sneaky and harmful. An invidious action is also negative, but it happens out in the open. Insidious Insidious actions are covert. Those who carry them out hope to accomplish some act of evil. For example, lies are insidious. Secret meetings and intrigue …
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