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English definition of “round robin”

round robin

noun [C] (LETTER)   
UK a letter, usually of demands or complaints, that is signed by many peopleActivism and pressure groupsLetters, notes and cardsPaper and stationery UK a letter that you send to a lot of people, for example at Christmas, telling them what you have done that yearLetters, notes and cardsPaper and stationery
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