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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Contestant  \Con*test"ant\,  n.  [Cf.  F.  contestant.] 
  One  who  contests;  an  opponent;  a  litigant;  a  disputant;  one 
  who  claims  that  which  has  been  awarded  to  another. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  contestant 
  n  1:  a  person  who  participates  in  competitions 
  2:  a  person  who  dissents  from  some  established  policy  [syn:  {dissenter}, 
  {dissident},  {protester},  {objector}] 




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