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Meaning of “pro-am” in the English Dictionary

"pro-am" in British English

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pro-amadjective [before noun]

uk   /ˌprəʊˈæm/  us   /ˌproʊ-/
A pro-am ​competition is one in which the ​teamsinclude professionals (= ​people who ​compete as a ​job) and amateurs (= ​people who ​compete for ​pleasure): a pro-am ​golfcompetition
(Definition of pro-am from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “pro-am”
in Chinese (Simplified) 职业和业余选手都参加的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 職業和業餘選手都參加的…
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