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varsity

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈvɑː.sə.ti/ us    /ˈvɑːr.sə.t̬i/ US
used to describe sports teams at schools or colleges that are at the most skilled level of play: He was a member of the varsity baseball team.

varsity

noun [C] uk   /ˈvɑː.sɪ.ti/ us    /ˈvɑːr.sə.t̬i/ old-fashioned or Indian English or South African English
a university
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