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- n. Alternative spelling of medalist.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See medalist.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who has won a medal
- n. (golf) the winner at medal play of a tournament
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Historically the X Factor silver medallist is consigned to a simple future – one badly-selling album of Michael Ball cover versions that only gets television coverage on GMTV and then a couple of years of doing corporate shows for 50p and a handful of cakes – but Rhydian Roberts might just escape that, because Simon Cowell has signed Rhydian up and wants him to rush an album out before he ends up inevitably playing the Phantom Of The Opera.
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High praise indeed from an Olympic gold medallist and founder of the London marathon.
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