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noun [C]     /ˈstænd.aʊt/ US
an excellent example or the best example of something: While all the desserts are pretty good, the clear standout is the lemon pie.Good and excellent things standout     /ˈstænd.aʊt/ adjective [before noun] Robshaw was the standout performer.
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