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noun [countable] duel pronunciation in American English /ˈduəl/
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pluralduels

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  1. 1
    a fight between two men with guns or swords, used in the past by men of high social status to defend their honor after being insulted
  2. 2
    mainly journalism a close competition between two people or teams
  3. 3
    an argument between two people

    a duel of words

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