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championship

noun
     
cham‧pi‧on‧ship W2
1 [countable] also championships [plural] a competition to find which player, team etc is the best in a particular sport:
the women's figure skating championships
Greece won the European Championship.
2 [countable] the position or period of being a champion [= title]:
Warwickshire are the current holders of the cricket championship.
3 [uncountable + of] written the act of championing something or someone

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