platino-

Also platini-; especially before a vowel, platin-.
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Contemporary Examples of platini

  • Platini, meanwhile, is in the unfortunate class of brilliant players who never won a World Cup.

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    Joshua Robinson

    June 12, 2010

  • Zidane, ever the class act, stood next to Platini, chatting in a tracksuit.

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British Dictionary definitions for platini

Platini

noun
  1. Michel. born 1955, French footballer, manager, and administrator; scored 41 goals in 72 games for France (1976–87); manager of France (1988–92); president of UEFA from 2007; European Footballer of the Year (1983–85)

platino-

platini- or before a vowel platin-

combining form
  1. of, relating to, containing, or resembling platinumplatinotype
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