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- n. An item of jewellery consisting of a pendant, sometimes with one stone, suspended from a necklace.
- n. A kind of microphone intended to clip onto the lapel at about the level of the pendant on a lavalier.
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- n. jeweled pendant worn on a chain around the neck
Named after the Duchesse de la Vallière, a mistress of King Louis XIV of France. (Wiktionary)