A medal made of, or having the colour of, bronze, used as a prize for finishing in third place.
A medal, typically bronze in color or composition, given as an award to the person coming in third in a competition, race, etc.
(by extension) Finishing in third position.
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Bronze-medal Sentence Examples
There is a portrait of her in the Capitoline Museum at Rome, and a bronze medal in the British Museum representing the bringing back of her ashes to Rome by order of Caligula.
Nearly the whole of these county societies affiliated with the central association, paying an affiliation fee yearly, and receiving in return the silver medal, bronze medal and certificate of the association, to be offered as prizes for competition at the annual county shows.
Tom Allen from the City of Chester won the bronze medal in the 400m Individual Medley more than three seconds inside his personal best.
Luke Jones ran an outstanding race in the intermediate boys championship where he took the bronze medal just 10 seconds behind the race winner.
Wales ' girls ' team secured a team bronze medal at the European U-18 Championships.