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English definition of “Oscar”

Oscar

noun [C]     /ˈɒs.kər/ US  /ˈɑː.skɚ/ trademark
one of a set of prizes given each year in the US to the best film , the best male and female actor in any film , and to other people involved in the production of films : The movie won Oscars for best costumes and best screenplay in this year's awards . The Oscar ceremony takes place in March every year .Prizes, rewards and medals
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