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winger

noun [C] uk   /ˈwɪŋ.ər/ us    //
a player whose position is at either of the two sides of the field in a team game such as football or hockey: Liverpool have just spent £800,000 on the talented 25-year-old winger.Competitors and participants in sports and games
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