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addaword.gifdefinition of world best

noun
a record performance which is set in a mixed gender race
The rule change … would see Radcliffe's record of two hours 15 minutes 25 seconds set in London in 2003 downgraded to a world best while the Briton's time of 2:17.42 … would become the new record.
Submitted from United Kingdom on 21/09/2011 11:24:00
Definition of world best from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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