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noun [countable]     champion pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    someone who has won an important competition, especially in sport

    the world heavyweight boxing champion

    Brazil’s first game will be against Italy, the defending champions (=the team that is the champion at this time).

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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