medallist Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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medallistnoun [C]

UK (US medalist) uk   us   /ˈmed.əl.ɪst/
a ​person who has ​won a ​medal in ​sport: She's a ​bronze medallist injudo.
(Definition of medallist from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “medallist”
in Chinese (Simplified) 奖牌获得者…
in Turkish madalya sahibi, madalya kazanmış…
in Russian медалист…
in Chinese (Traditional) 獎牌獲得者…
in Polish medalist-a/ka…
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