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tennis/golf/swimming etc professional

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishtennis/golf/swimming etc professionaltennis/golf/swimming etc professionalDSBOsomeone who is very good at a sport and is employed by a private club to teach its members professional
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tennis/golf/swimming etc professionalHe was, as golf professionals had been for a hundred years, a serf.Barry Wood reports Pam Shriver has always been one of the most colourful tennis professionals.For further details on the Wilson range for ladies, contact your local golf professional.From the inter-war years a small number of tennis professionals played tournaments in the United States.
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