Definition of round robin noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


    round robin

    BrE BrE//ˌraʊnd ˈrɒbɪn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌraʊnd ˈrɑːbɪn//
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  1. 1(sport) a competition in which every player or team plays every other player or team
  2. 2a letter that has been signed by a large number of people who wish to express their opinions about something
  3. 3something that is made, written, etc. by several people who each add a part one after another a round robin story
  4. 4a letter intended to be read by many people that is copied and sent to each one
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: round robin