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noun [countable] team pronunciation in American English /tim/
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  1. 1
    a group of people who play a sport or a game against another group
    a football/hockey/basketball team
    play for a team: He’d like to play for the school’s baseball team.
    be on a team: Are you on the hockey team this year?
    make the team (=be chosen for it): Only six new players made the team this year.
    1. a.
      [only before noun] of a team
      a team member/captain/manager
    2. b.
      a group of people who work together
      a management/negotiating team
      team of: a team of legal experts


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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an ancient Roman system of underfloor heating, used to heat houses with hot air; from the Latin 'hypocaustum'

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