- a large medal
- an oval or circular design, portrait, relief carving, etc. resembling a medal in shape and used as a decorative form in architecture, textiles, etc.
- a metal insignia on a taxicab indicating that the driver or owner has a permit to carry passengers
- a small round or oval portion of meat or fish, especially of beef or veal
Origin of medallionFrench médaillon from Italian medaglione from medaglia: see medal