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pro-am

[ proh-am ]
/ ˈproʊˈæm /
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adjective
including both professionals and amateurs.
noun
any sporting event in which professionals play with amateurs.
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Origin of pro-am

1945–50; pro(fessional)-am(ateur)
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British Dictionary definitions for pro-am

pro-am
/ (ˈprəʊˈæm) /

adjective
(of a golf tournament, snooker tournament, etc) involving both professional and amateur players
noun
a sporting tournament involving both professional and amateur players
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