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meritorious

adjective above par, acceptable, approvable, approved, august, benevolent, better, charitable, chivalric, chivalrous, choice, commendable, commendatory, conscientious, credit-worthy, creditable, dazzling, decent, deserving, deserving of commendation, deserving of compliment, deserving of praise, deserving of reward, desirable, dignified, distinctive, distinguished, dutiful, edifying, elevated, eminent, entitled, estimable, ethical, excellent, exemplary, extraordinary, fine, first-rate, generous, glorious, good, good-quality, great, greathearted, guiltless, heroic, high-minded, high-principled, honest, honorable, idealistic, impeccable, incorrupt, incorruptible, irreproachable, just, laudatory, laude dignus, lofty, magnanimous, marvelous, moral, noble, perfect, philanthropic, possessing merit, praiseworthy, preeminent, prime, princely, principled, proper, quality, rare, refined, reliable, reputable, right-minded, righteous, select, solid, sound, splendid, stainless, sterling, sublime, substantial, superior, superlative, supreme, terrifc, tested, unimpeachable, unselfish, upright, valuable, virtuous, well-done, well-intentioned, wonderful, worth imitating, worthwhile, worthy, worthy of fame, worthy of praise
Associated concepts: meritorious cause, meritorious cause of action, meritorious claim, meritorious defense, meritorious grounds
See also: cogent, conscientious, exemplary, high-minded, incorruptible, justifiable, laudable, major, moral, reputable, sterling, unimpeachable
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Police medal for Meritorious Service has been awarded to SP Jagroop S Gusinha, DSP V Narendra Deve, DSP Ajay Kranti Sharma, DSP Mayukh Maitra, DSP Jitendra Kumar, Inspector Rajender Singh, Inspector Bodh Raj, Inspector Vijay Bahadur, Inspector Y Ramakrishanan, Inspector Sanjay Kant Jha, ASI Gurmeet Singh, ASI Ballabh Prasad, ASI Chaman Lal, Head Constable Jagpal Singh, Head Constable Babu Ram, Head Constable Sushil Kumar, Head Constable K P Singh, Constable Lakhan Singh, Constable Bharat Bhushan Sharma, Crime Assistant K P Sathy Devi, and Rajeev Kumar, Personal Assistant, Policy Division, CBI, New Delhi.
On this date, the Governor General presented a total of five Meritorious Service Crosses and 38 Meritorious Service Medals.
The revocation of the provision which barred PNP personnel with temporary appointment from being granted meritorious promotion was made to give full meaning to the intention of Section 38 (b) of Republic Act No.
Out of the 172 meritorious students, nine belong to the non-academic category while the rest are placed in the academic category.
He was awarded a Meritorious Mast on behalf of the US Marine Corps.
Transportation Command with the Joint Meritorious Unit Award.
As Band Master, Amiee has trained almost all of the musical members and she has been awarded the Commandant Air Cadets' Certificate of Meritorious Service in recognition of her contribution to music within the corps.
Meritorious Service Award--Presented to an individual who has contributed outstanding service to the Southwestern Association of Naturalists.
Young, an Air Force Senior Executive serving as deputy to the commander, Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command, has been named a Meritorious Executive in the Presidential Rank Awards for 2008.
John McGonagle, managing director of The Helicon Group and author of several works about CI, received the Meritorious Award, SCIP's highest honor.
A meritorious achievement award is awarded to Melissa Sanders with AdFarm.
Conroy has been awarded four meritorious service awards, as well as an Outstanding Service award and a unit citation award.