ti·​tlist | \ˈtī-tᵊl-ist, ˈtīt-list\

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the boxing titlist with the most knockouts to his credit

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Climbers, sprinters, all-arounders, Olympic medalists, Tour de France stage winners, world titlists, new pros and peloton veterans. James Raia, sacbee, "Seven riders to watch in this year’s Tour of California cycling race | The Sacramento Bee," 11 May 2018 Former Maryland State Golf Association Amateur titlist Tyler Herriott, a professional out of Old South CC, and Jimmy Grem, an assistant pro at Eagle's Nest CC, followed with 70s. baltimoresun.com, "Digest (July 9): Bel Air's Fry among four-way tie atop leaderboard at Maryland State Open," 10 July 2018 Ryan advanced to the league semifinals in 2017 before losing to eventual titlist Neumann-Goretti. Rick O'brien, Philly.com, "Mike Lake returns to coach Archbishop Ryan baseball team," 10 July 2018 Peter Sagan, the sport’s No. 1-ranked rider and three-time consecutive world titlist from Slovakia, was winless. James Raia, sacbee, "Colombians dominate Tour of California. Why it was a ‘tough week’ for area contenders | The Sacramento Bee," 19 May 2018 Stacy is a three-time champion of the U.S. Women’s Open and an 18-time titlist overall. James Weber, Cincinnati.com, "Northern Kentucky resident Martha Leach to play in U.S. Senior Women's Open," 6 July 2018 Next for the Saints (15-5) is a quarterfinal matchup against District 11 titlist Schuylkill Haven (21-4) at 4 p.m. Friday at Muhlenberg High. Rick O'brien, Philly.com, "Joe LaFiora hurls Neumann-Goretti past Dock Mennonite in state baseball opener," 5 June 2018 His name tends to gets lost in the match reports, but Modric is the heart-and-soul mainstay of the reigning Champions League titlists, always part of the conversation when global all-star teams are discussed. Bruce Jenkins, SFChronicle.com, "As Lionel Messi fades, a Croatian great rises," 21 June 2018 Crashes also claimed top contenders such as early leader Tony Kanaan, a past 500 champion; defending champion Takuma Sato; three-time winner Helio Castroneves; and multi-time series titlist Sebastien Bourdais. New York Times, "Will Power Finally Wins an Indy 500 as Danica Patrick Says Goodbye," 27 May 2018

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1924, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of titlist was in 1924

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English Language Learners Definition of titlist

: a person who holds a title as champion

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