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English definition of “master stroke”

master stroke

noun [C usually singular]     mainly UK
an action that is very clever and produces success : His decision to change the team's formation for the final match was a master stroke .Success and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailures
(Definition of master stroke noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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