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adjective [usually before noun] junior pronunciation in American English /ˈdʒuniər/
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  1. 1
    a junior person does not have a lot of responsibility or power in their job
    a junior partner at the law firm
    junior doctors
    I was the most junior person there.
  2. 2
    intended for young people, or involving young people
    The organization publishes adult and junior newsletters.
    the world junior swimming championship

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