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noun [countable] exponent pronunciation in British English /ɪkˈspəʊnənt/
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singularexponent
pluralexponents
  1. 1
    formal someone who tries to persuade other people to support an idea, theory, political plan etc
    exponent of: a leading exponent of free trade
  2. 2
    someone who is very good at a particular skill or activity and is an example to other people
    exponent of: the leading exponent of this style of architecture

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a course of study which is much shorter than a university course and focuses on the skills you need for a job, especially computer-related skills

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