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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 at least three competitors, all parti****ting in a sport or game. More specifically, the term may be used in either...
- The King of the Ring tournament is a professional wrestling single-elimination tournament between male wrestlers held periodically by WWE, a Connecticut-based...
- 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...
- cricket's governing body, the International Cricket Council (ICC), the tournament currently consists of 16 teams, comprising the top ten teams from the...
- inaugural Games) and 1932 (in an attempt to promote the new FIFA World Cup tournament). Women's football was added to the official program at the 1996 Atlanta...
- 1982 tournament, amended from being conducted every three years since the first tournament held in 1948–1949. The final phase of the tournament involves...
- Unreal Tournament is a first-person arena shooter video game developed by Epic Games and Digital Extremes. The second installment in the Unreal series...
- the Pasadena Tournament of Roses also have one member on the company board. The game now known as the Rose Bowl Game was pla**** at Tournament Park though...
- The Masters Tournament (usually referred to as simply The Masters, or the U.S. Masters outside North America) is one of the four major championships in...
- Grand Slam tournaments, also referred to as majors, are the world's four most important annual professional tennis events. The tournaments offer the most...