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cup holder

noun [C] uk   us  
In team sports, the cup holders are the team that won the cup (= prize) for the competition held during the previous year or season: The cup holders began their defence of the trophy in fine style.
Translations of “cup holder”
in Chinese (Traditional) 獎盃贏得者, 衛冕冠軍隊…
in Chinese (Simplified) 奖杯赢得者, 卫冕冠军队…
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