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English definition of “final”

final

noun (COMPETITION)    /ˈfaɪ.nəl/
B1 [C] the last in a series of games, races, or competitions, usually the one in which the winner is chosen: Last year we got through to the final. The men's basketball final will be on Sunday.Parts and stages of competitions the finals [plural] the last set of games in a competition: Do you think Scotland will qualify for the European Championship finals?Parts and stages of competitions
(Definition of final noun (COMPETITION) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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