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the playoffs (sporting event): the final in sports in North America
The playoffs refer to a series of matches played by the best teams, after the regular season has ended, to eventually determine a champion. Hockey, basketball, baseball, and American football are examples of sports which have playoffs.
a playoff (between two teams): a game played to determine a championship

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