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She won the Player of the Year award.
an award for outstanding services to the industry
Students may apply for an award for payment of fees.
a major academic award
an award of major damages/compensation
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a generation … who are balancing working life with caring for both their teenage children and elderly parents
a small round cake with dried fruit in it and sugar on the top
to gossip or share personal information with someone …
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Definition of award from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.