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Noun: contest  'kón,test
  1. An occasion on which a winner is selected from among two or more contestants
    - competition
     
  2. A struggle between rivals
Verb: contest  'kón,test
  1. To make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation
    "They contested the outcome of the race";
    - contend, repugn

Derived forms: contested, contests, contesting

See also: contested, uncontested

Type of: competition, contention, oppose, rivality [archaic], rivalry, social event

Encyclopedia: Contest, Mayenne