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English definition of “top”

top

noun (MOST IMPORTANT)    /tɒp/ US  /tɑːp/
the top C2 [S] the most important position in a group or organization : At 40, he was at the top of his profession . Life at the top is stressful .Success and achievementsHigher and lower points of achievementFailures
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