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stand·out

 (stănd′out′)
n.
One that is conspicuous by virtue of excellence or superiority: "In the hard-working ... supporting cast, there are two standouts" (New York).

stand′out`

or stand′-out`,



n.
1. a person, performance, etc., that is clearly superior to others.
adj.
2. outstanding; superior.
[1895–1900]
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standout

adjective
Informal. Far beyond what is usual, normal, or customary:
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