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whiz kid

noun, Informal.
1.
a youthful and exceptionally intelligent, successful, or influential person in a given field:
the whiz kid of network programming.
Origin of whiz kid
1940-1945
1940-45

whiz-kid

[hwiz-kid, wiz-] /ˈʰwɪzˌkɪd, ˈwɪz-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or being a whiz kid:
a whiz-kid sales manager.
Origin
1940-45
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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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