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sprint

verb [I]  /sprɪnt/ us  
to run very fast esp. for a short distance, either as a competitor in a sport or because you are in a hurry to get somewhere: Clark sprinted past Smith and caught the ball in the end zone. He sprinted off to meet his girlfriend.
sprinter
noun [C]  /ˈsprɪn·tər/ us  
Carl Lewis was a world-class sprinter for many years.

sprint

noun [C]  /sprɪnt/ us  
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