Navy Cross definition by Webster's New World
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a U.S. military decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard for extraordinary heroism in action
Navy Cross definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A decoration awarded by the U.S. Navy for exceptional heroism in action.