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triathlete

[trahy-ath-leet] /traɪˈæθ lit/
noun
1.
a competitor in a triathlon.
Origin of triathlete
1980-1985
1980-85; blend of triathlon and athlete
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Word Origin and History for triathlete
n.

by 1983; see triathlon + athlete.

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