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A list

or A-list  (ā′lĭst′)
n. Informal
A list or group of the most admired or desirable people, as for a job or social gathering: a private party for Hollywood's A list.

A′-list′ adj.
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Noun1.A-list - a list of names of specially favored peopleA-list - a list of names of specially favored people; "the boss gave me his A-list of people we should try to recruit"
list, listing - a database containing an ordered array of items (names or topics)
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