record-breaking


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record-breaking

adj
beating the previous best or greatest amount, rate, height, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.record-breaking - surpassing any previously established record; "a record-breaking high jump"; "record-breaking crowds"
best - (superlative of `good') having the most positive qualities; "the best film of the year"; "the best solution"; "the best time for planting"; "wore his best suit"
Translations

record-breaking

[ˈrekɔːdˌbreɪkɪŋ] ADJ [person, team] → batidor del récord; [effort, run] → récord

record-breaking

[ˈrɛkɔːdˌbreɪkɪŋ] adjche batte tutti i record
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