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play·offalso play-off (plā′ôf′, -ŏf′)
1. A final game or series of games played to break a tie.
2. A series of games played to determine a championship.
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|Noun||1.||playoff - any final competition to determine a championship|
playoff game - one game in the series of games constituting a playoff
World Series - series that constitutes the playoff for the baseball championship; "we watched the World Series on TV"