triathlete

[trahy-ath-leet]
noun
a competitor in a triathlon.

Origin:
1980–85; blend of triathlon and athlete

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triathlon (traɪˈæθlɒn)
 
n
an athletic contest in which each athlete competes in three different events: swimming, cycling, and running
 
[C20: from tri- + Greek athlon contest]
 
tri'athlete
 
n

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