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decathlete

[dih-kath-leet] /dɪˈkæθ lit/
noun
1.
an athlete who takes part in or trains chiefly for a decathlon.
Origin of decathlete
1965-1970
1965-70; blend of decathlon and athlete
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  • Many of the decathlete alumni are highly sought after by employers, especially in the renewable technologies sector.

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