/ (ɡəˈlæktɪˌkəʊ) /
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informal a famous and highly paid footballer
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Word Origin for Galactico
C20: from Spanish Los Galácticos the nickname of the expensively assembled Real Madrid team of the early years of the 21st century; galáctico someone from another galaxy, denoting their superstar status
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