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the FA Cup

noun [S] uk   /ˌef.eɪˈkʌp/ us  
a competition for teams that belong to the Football Association in England, or the silver cup that is given as a prize in this competition: Manchester United are hoping to win the FA Cup this year. It's the FA Cup final next week. last season's FA Cup finalists
Translations of “the FA Cup”
in Chinese (Traditional) 足總杯賽, 足總杯…
in Chinese (Simplified) 足总杯赛, 足总杯…
(Definition of the FA Cup from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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