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tycoonnoun [C]

 us   /tɑɪˈkun/
a person who has achieved great success in business and is very wealthy and powerful
(Definition of tycoon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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tycoonnoun [C]

uk   us   /taɪˈkuːn/
a very successful business person who is rich and powerful: a business/media/property tycoon an oil/a shipping tycoon
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