doyen Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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doyennoun [C usually singular]

uk   us   /ˈdɔɪ.en/ /dwaɪˈen/
the ​oldest, most ​experienced, and often most ​respectedperson of all the ​peopleinvolved in a ​particulartype of ​work
(Definition of doyen from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “doyen”
in Chinese (Simplified) (某一领域内的)老前辈,老专家…
in Chinese (Traditional) (某一領域內的)老前輩,老專家…
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