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elite

adjective

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elite

noun

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1 individuals carefully selected as being the best of a class
  • the winners of this science award represent the elite of our high schools

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The first known use of elite was in 1738

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“Elite.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/elite. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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