Definitions

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  • noun See medalist.

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  • noun UK Alternative spelling of medalist.

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  • noun someone who has won a medal
  • noun (golf) the winner at medal play of a tournament

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Examples

  • 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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  • "For me, the worst thing was that it was in Birmingham and I would have loved to have stood there as World Indoor champion, but instead I was a silver medallist which is a great achievement, but not when you have done it against a druggie at the end of the day," she said.

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  • It's British legend and three-times Beijing gold medallist which is Kearney's background).

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  • It's British legend and three-times Beijing gold medallist which is Kearney's background).

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  • It's British legend and three-times Beijing gold medallist which is Kearney's background).

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  • High praise indeed from an Olympic gold medallist and founder of the London marathon.

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  • Meanwhile, Australia has lost two more members of its squad, with the reigning discus gold medallist Scott Martin forced to pull out due to a chest injury.

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  • This week I heard Olympic Gold medallist, Steven Bradbury speak about how he came to win his Gold medal at the 2002 Winter Olympic Games.

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  • Reuters Australian gold medallist Ian Thorpe celebrates at the 2004 Olympics.

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  • "Shaun White the Olympic gold-medallist snowboarder was here a few years ago and rode the chutes from the top over and over," said Ken McBride, our companion from the tourist board.

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