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competitor

noun [C]     /kəmˈpet.ɪ.tər/ US  /-ˈpet̬.ɪ.t̬ɚ/
B1 a person , team , or company that is competing against others : Their prices are better than any of their competitors. How many competitors took part in the race ?Competitors and participants in sports and games
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