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Champion,

uninc. community in the town of Green Bay (2000 pop. 1,722), Brown co., NE Wis., NE of the city of Green BayGreen Bay,
city (1990 pop. 96,466), seat of Brown co., NE Wis., at the mouth of the Fox River on Green Bay; inc. 1854. An important Great Lakes harbor, Green Bay is a port of entry, with heavy shipping and a large wholesale and jobbing trade.
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. It is noted for the Shrine of Our Lady of Good Help, the only U.S. site that is recognized by the Roman Catholic church as the location of an apparition of the Virgin Mary. She is believed to have appeared three times to a Belgian immigrant, Adele Brise, in 1859.

Champion

 

an athlete or team victorious in an official championship. The word is also applied by analogy to those who place first in a number of different sports events or in combined events, for example, in the Olympic Games and Spartakiads.

champion

(formerly) a warrior or knight who did battle for another, esp a king or queen, to defend their rights or honour
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To which Mrs Milvey added, taking thought for him, like the championing little wife she was; 'Oh yes, detained at the last moment.
Champions evoke interest and support from various parts of the organization but championing also provokes opposition (6,8).
Trends in championing wellness, including peer health educators and conflict resolution;