junior varsity

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noun Sports.
  1. a university, college, or school team that consists of players who lack the qualifications or skill necessary for the varsity and compete against other teams of similar composition or ability.

Origin of junior varsity

First recorded in 1945–50
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Related Words for junior varsity

JV, jayvee