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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An athletic contest consisting of five different events.

Usage examples (37)
  • Even more unexpected was the victory by the modern pentathlon team at the 1976 Olympics.
  • The pentathlon was another standard event.
  • My swim coach asked if I wanted to try pentathlon.
  • Also nominated: Sheila Taormina (modern pentathlon), for more
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