concours

[ French kawn-koor; English kong-koor ]
/ French kɔ̃ˈkur; English kɒŋˈkʊər /

noun, plural con·cours [French kawn-koor; English kong-koorz]. /French kɔ̃ˈkur; English kɒŋˈkʊərz/.

a public contest or competition.

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Origin of concours

1935–40; <French, Old French; see concourse
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