Meaning of “tombola” in the English Dictionary

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"tombola" in British English

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tombolanoun [ C ]

uk /tɒmˈbəʊ.lə/ us /tɑːmˈboʊ.lə/ UK

a game in which tickets with different numbers are bought from a spinning container and small prizes are won when the numbers on the tickets are the same as the numbers on the prizes:

I won a bottle of port on the tombola at the fair.

(Definition of “tombola” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)