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round robinnoun [C]

uk   /ˌraʊnd ˈrɒb.ɪn/  us   /ˌraʊnd ˈrɑː.bɪn/
  • round robin noun [C] (LETTER)

UK a ​letter, usually of ​demands or ​complaints, that is ​signed by many ​people
UK a ​letter that you ​send to a lot of ​people, for ​example at ​Christmas, ​telling them what you have done that ​year
  • round robin noun [C] (COMPETITION)

a ​competition in which all the ​playersplay against each other at least ​once
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round-robinnoun [C]

 us   /ˈrɑʊndˈrɑb·ɪn/
a ​competition in which everyone ​competes at least ​once against each other ​competitor: a round-robin ​tennistournament
(Definition of round-robin from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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