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finalist

noun

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1 as in champion, champ

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2 as in semifinalist

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  • noncompetitor
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The first known use of finalist was in 1898

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“Finalist.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/finalist. Accessed 12 Apr. 2021.

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