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challenger

noun [C] uk   /ˈtʃæl.ɪn.dʒər/ us    /-dʒɚ/
someone who tries to win a competition, fight, or sports event from someone who has previously won it
Translations of “challenger”
in Chinese (Traditional) 挑戰者…
in Russian претендент…
in Turkish rakip, meydan okuyan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 挑战者…
in Polish kandydat/ka, pretendent/ka…
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