prize-taking

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

prize-taking ‎(uncountable)

  1. (dated, nautical) The capturing of an enemy ship at sea; this results in a payment to all hands from the Admiralty
  2. The winning of a prize in a competition

Adjective[edit]

prize-taking ‎(comparative more prize-taking, superlative most prize-taking)

  1. That wins prizes (used especially of livestock)