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merit

Christianity spiritual credit granted or received for good works

merit

[′mer·ət]
(electronics)
A performance rating that governs the choice of a device for a particular application; it must be qualified to indicate type of rating, as in gain-bandwidth merit or signal-to-noise merit.
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Police Medals for Distinguished Service have been awarded to six officers/officials while Police Medals for Meritorious Service to 21 other officers and officials.
Meritorious Rank recipients are recognized for sustained accomplishment.
The Meritorious Service Decorations are separated into military and civil divisions, with two levels each: a cross and a medal.
The award is also known as the Defense Meritorious Service Star, the highest recognition granted to foreign nationals for invaluable services rendered not only to the TNI but also to the Republic of Indonesia.
With an objective of providing genuine handholding support to meritorious ST and SC students belonging to economically weaker section, the Tribal Cultural Society of Tata Steel has been providing Jyoti Fellowships in and around Tata Steel projects and operations.
Escueta stressed, however, that the confirmed meritorious promotion orders should not be used as basis to claim back wages.
Yoshino said the university would provide full scholarship to meritorious students.
John Kirkjian is presented with the Rolex Sydney Hobart Meritorious Service Award by Commodore Howard Piggott.
JOSEPH VARGHESE DOHA ALTOGETHER 172 meritorious students of the academic year were honoured by Qatar University (QU) during a special function held at Doha Sheraton on Tuesday.
CW5 Boudreau is a recipient of the Bronze Star Medal, two Defense Meritorious Service Medals, five Army Meritorious Service Medals, two Army Commendation Medals, three Army Achievement Medals, two Army Good Conduct Medals, National Defense Service Medal with Bronze Star, Southwest Asia Medal with three Bronze Service Stars, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Korea Defense Service Medal, Saudi/Kuwait Liberation Medal, Kuwait Liberation Medal, Meritorious Unit Citation, Army Superior Unit Award, Military Outstanding Volunteerism Medal, and the Drivers/Mechanics Badge.
His personal awards include the Defense Meritorious Service Medal (three awards), Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (four awards), Joint Service Achievement Medal, and the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (two awards), as well as various other unit and campaign awards.
Tami Jacobs, director of disability support services at Clark College in Washington state, has received the Ben Webinger Meritorious Service Award from the Washington Association on Postsecondary Education and Disability.