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noun [countable] informal     pro pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    someone who works in sports, music, or art as a profession, rather than doing it for enjoyment. Pro is a short way of saying professional

    tournaments in which amateurs are given the chance to play with pros

    1. a.
      someone whose job is to teach tennis or golf to the members of a club

      a golf/tennis pro

  2. 2
    someone who has a lot of experience at something and can do it very well

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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