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English definition of “veteran”

veteran

adjective [before noun]     /ˈvet.ər.ən/ US  /ˈve.t̬ɚ-/
having been involved in a particular activity for a long time : She's also a veteran campaigner for human rights .Experienced
(Definition of veteran adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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