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/ ˈgrænd ˈmæs tər /
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Grand Master, the head of a military order of knighthood, a lodge, fraternal order, or the like.
Also Grand Master, grand·mas·ter .Chess. International Grand Master.
Also grand·mas·ter . a person at the highest level of ability or achievement in any field.
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A grandmaster of music, a magician who leads the soul from the depths of life to its sunary heights.
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British Dictionary definitions for grand master (1 of 2)
/ (ˈɡrændˌmɑːstə) /
- one of the top chess players of a particular country
- (capital as part of title)Grandmaster of Russia
Also called: International Grandmaster chess a player who has been awarded the highest title by the Fédération Internationale des Échecs
a leading exponent of any of various arts
British Dictionary definitions for grand master (2 of 2)
the title borne by the head of any of various societies, orders, and other organizations, such as the Templars or Freemasons, or the various martial arts
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