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VIP

noun [C] uk   /ˌviː.aɪˈpiː/ us  
a very important person; a person who is treated better than ordinary people because they are famous or influential (= they have a lot of influence) in some way: They were in the VIP lounge at the airport. We were given the full VIP treatment.
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