blueribbon

blue-ribbon

[bloo-rib-uhn]
adjective
of superior quality or prominence; first-rate; specially selected: a blue-ribbon committee of fund-raisers.

Origin:
1925–30; adj. use of blue ribbon

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blue-ribbon

adjective
selected or chosen for special qualifications; "the blue-ribbon event of the season" 
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