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noun [countable] club pronunciation in American English /klʌb/
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  1. 1
    an organization for people who have a common interest in a particular activity or subject
    a sailing club
    join a club: I’ve joined the chess club.
    member of a club: Have you thought about becoming a member of our model airplane club?
    belong to a club: We both belong to the local tennis club.
    1. b.
      the people who belong to a club
      The whole club is invited to their wedding.
  2. 2
    a place you go to in the evening for entertainment
    A new comedy club has opened downtown.
    This is an exclusive club for members only.
  3. 3
    a team of sports players and the staff who work with them
    the Waterville baseball club
    a soccer club



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