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Definition of Tournament

Tournament
Tournament Tour"na*ment, n. [OE. turnement, tornement, OF. torneiement, tornoiement, F. tournoiement a turning or wheeling round. See Tourney.] 1. A mock fight, or warlike game, formerly in great favor, in which a number of combatants were engaged, as an exhibition of their address and bravery; hence, figuratively, a real battle. ``In battle and in tourneyment.' --Chaucer. With cruel tournament the squadrons join. --Milton. Note: It different from the joust, which was a trial of skill between one man and another. 2. Any contest of skill in which there are many contestents for championship; as, a chess tournament.

Meaning of Tournament from wikipedia

- A tournament is a competition involving a relatively large number of competitors, all parti****ting in a sport or game. More specifically, the term may...
- Unreal Tournament is a first-person shooter video game developed by Epic Games and Digital Extremes. The second installment in the Unreal series, it was...
- tournament is a series of chess games pla**** competitively to determine a winning individual or team. Since the first international chess tournament in...
- bracket or tournament bracket is a tree diagram that represents the series of games pla**** during a knockout tournament. Different knockout tournament formats...
- A tournament, or tourney (from Old French torneiement, tornei), was a chivalrous competition or mock fight in the Middle Ages and Renaissance (12th to...
- The Candidates Tournament is a chess tournament organized by FIDE, chess's international governing body, since 1950, as the final contest to determine...
- subseries started by the original Unreal Tournament. It is the sequel to Unreal Tournament 2003. Unreal Tournament 2004 features most of the content of its...
- A poker tournament is a tournament where players compete by playing poker. It can feature as few as two players playing on a single table (called a "heads-up"...
- Qualifying Tournament, formerly known as the Pre-Olympic Basketball Tournament, is the last qualifying tournament for the Olympic Basketball Tournament. The...
- A round-robin tournament (or all-play-all tournament) is a competition in which each contestant meets all other contestants in turn. A round-robin contrasts...
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