blueribbon
blue ribbon n.
1. An emblem, badge, or rosette made of blue ribbon that is awarded as the first prize in a competition.
2. An award or honor given for excellence.
  blueʹ-ribʹbon (blo͞oʹrĭbʹən) adj.

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