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noun championship pronunciation in American English /ˈtʃæmpiənˌʃɪp/
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  1. 1
    [countable] a competition to find the best player or team in a sport or game
    the World Chess Championships
    1. a.
      [singular] the position of being a champion
      Two more points and the championship will be his!
  2. 2
    [uncountable] the support someone gives to a set of beliefs, political goals, or a group of people
    championship of: their championship of the homeless


a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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