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cup

noun [C] (SPORT)    /kʌp/
B1 a specially designed cup, usually with two handles and often made of silver , given as a prize in a sports competition or in a game or match in which the winner receives such a cup: Sheila won this cup in the school squash championship . The Davis Cup is an important championship .Prizes, rewards and medals
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