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Olympic Games, the

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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Olympic Games, the the Olympic GamesOˌlympic ˈGames, the (also Olympics, the [plural])  DSan international sports event held every four years in different countries the 1976 Olympic Games
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Olympic Games, theCatalans prefer to be known for the airy constructions that are going up for the Olympic Games.Even the Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games has tickets to unload.He also has written a piece that 100 percussionists will perform at the opening ceremonies for the summer Olympic Games.The Olympic Games may now be post-Cold-War.The medals awarded at each Olympic Games are of uniform design.Two, the goodwill of the people involved is something that makes for a successful Olympic Games.We actively support Manchester's bid to bring the Olympic Games to Britain.The very pinnacle of the sport is the Olympic Games and the world professional circuit.
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