Definition of matchup in English:

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matchup

noun

chiefly North American
1A sporting contest between two players or teams.
Example sentences
  • The rest will feature game after game of hotly contested matchups with nightly playoff implications during the final two-dozen games or so.
  • If we've gotten line matchups or individual player matchups from the coaches, then I focus on the task at hand.
  • The matchups create great individual contests that help determine the outcome of the team game.
2A selected combination of people or things: the matchups of flavours are ideal

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