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adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈreɪ.nɪŋ/ us  
being the most recent winner of a competition: She's the reigning champion at Wimbledon.
Translations of “reigning”
in Chinese (Traditional) (體育競賽項目冠軍)本屆的…
in Chinese (Simplified) (体育竞赛项目冠军)本届的…
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