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runner-up

Pronunciation: /ˌrʌnərˈʌp/

Translation of runner-up in Spanish:

noun/nombre (plural runners-up)

  • Smith was runner-up with 23 points Smith quedó en segundo lugar or puesto con 23 puntos the top ten runners-up will receive … los participantes que queden en los diez primeros puestos después del ganador recibirán …

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