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English definition of “final”

final

noun [C usually pl] (COMPETITION)   /ˈfɑɪ·nəl/
the last in a series of games , races , or competitions: The women’s basketball finals will be on Sunday . finalist    /ˈfɑɪn·əl·əst/ noun [C] a finalist for the award
(Definition of final noun (COMPETITION) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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