Meaning of “maven” in the English Dictionary

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"maven" in American English

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mavennoun [ C ]

us /ˈmeɪ·vən/ infml

a person with good knowledge or understanding of a subject:

Walter’s a baseball maven and knows Hank Aaron’s statistics by heart.

(Definition of “maven” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"maven" in Business English

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mavennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈmeɪvən/ us US

an expert on a subject:

The money maven takes her own advice.

(Definition of “maven” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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