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noun [C]     /kwɪz/ (plural quizzes)
A2 a game or competition in which you answer questions : a history / sport , etc. quiz There are so many inane television quiz shows .UK A lot of pubs have quiz nights once or twice a week .Competitions, and parts of competitions B1 mainly US a short informal test : There was a pop (= surprise ) quiz in history at school today.Exams, tests and exercises
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