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trophy

1. in ancient Greece and Rome
a. a memorial to a victory, usually consisting of captured arms raised on the battlefield or in a public place
b. a representation of such a memorial
2. an ornamental carving that represents a group of weapons, etc.
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Trophy

A sculptural composition of arms and armor as an emblem of, or a memorial to, victorious battles or triumphant military figures.
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trophy

A sculptured composition of arms and armor as an emblem of, or a memorial to, victorious battles or triumphant military figures.
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IT'S ONE of the most iconic trophies in the world and yesterday, stunned football fans were able to see the World Cup trophy in all its glory in the centre of Cardiff.