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team

noun [C, + sing/pl verb]     /tiːm/
A2 a number of people or animals who do something together as a group: a basketball/hockey/netball team a team of investigatorsAnimal groupingsGroups of peopleCompetitors and participants in sports and games used in a number of phrases that refer to people working together as a group in order to achieve something: It was a real team effort - everyone contributed something to the success of the project.Groups of peopleCompetitors and participants in sports and games
(Definition of team noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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