the Paralympics Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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the Paralympicsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˌpær.əˈlɪm.pɪks/  us   /ˌper-/ (also the Paralympic Games)
an ​internationalsportscompetition for ​people with ​physical disabilities, that ​happens every four ​yearsimmediately after the Olympics
Paralympic
adjective [before noun] uk   us   /-pɪk/
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