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someone who contests an outcome (of a race or an election etc

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An artist from Israel is the winner of the fourth Artes Mundi 4 prize, one of the UK's biggest arts prizes, whose shortlist included a Bulgarian contester as well.
As a result, talk of a renomination of former Dutch minister Cees Veerman has gathered attention, especially as he was a key contester for the job five years ago, when he lost out to the departing Mrs Fischer Boel.
Though I accept the number of victims, I oppose all those trying to prevent the Holocaust contester from expressing their opinion.
Throughout his life his love for language made him an avid contester and punster.
This contest was unusual in that they wanted a recipe that reflected your clothing style," said Rosenthal, a recipe contester for the last three years who has won more than two dozen contests.
Peut-etre peuvent-ils contester l'academie et ouvrir des breches salutaires, a certaines heures, dans la fermeture methodologique qui nous protege de l'evenement de la parole.
Following the principles of the previous events, this year's awards are categorized as the Excellent, the Gold, the Silver and the Copper for individual participants as well as Outstanding Contester Awards for teams, associations and static films.
Hamiane, Uppercut Djimy, qui reste sur un sans-faute et dont les excellentes dernieres performances plaident largement en sa faveur pour qu'il termine en tres bon rang a l'arrivee et pourquoi pas contester la plus haute marche du podium a notre favori.
Hamed Khalifa, from Kuwait, outrivaled his Bahraini competitor 3-2, Khalifa's compatriots Marzouq Al-Rashidi and Salem Al-Hassan defeated the Bahraini contester 3-1 and the Emirati player 3-1 respectively.
In UC Chamtaar, the ANP district council candidate Shaukat Mohmand has secured 2017 votes against 1671 votes of his rival Anwar Ali while the independent candidate for Tehsil seat Taj Wali has been declared winner with 1563 votes against 1453 votes of rival contester Islam Nabi.
Et dire qu'on se paie egalement le luxe d'aller gemir son [beaucoup moins que]innocence[beaucoup plus grand que] sournoise aupres de l'Interieur en direction duquel on avait beaucoup de peine a [beaucoup moins que]quemander[beaucoup plus grand que], auparavant, quelconque requete et auquel on ne cesse de contester la legitimite d'organiser les prochaines echeances electorales.
His contester, PPP's Rana Mohammad Qasin had filed a petition in election tribunal in Bahawalpur against Bukhari accusing him of violation election rules.
First time contester Ms Al Doseri, who was an Arabic teacher for 20 years, is one of the founding members of the first Bahraini Women's Toastmasters Club.
Earlier she (Irani) was saying that she doesn't want to contest the elections and now they (BJP) field her as their contester in Amethi.
Elle souligne que le chef de l'Executif, en prenant le decret relatif a la tenue de cette session extraordinaire, n'avait nullement l'intention d'imposer un agenda particulier au parlement ou lui contester le droit exclusif de legiferer, mais avait agi dans la logique de la collaboration recommandee entre les pouvoirs, conformement a l'article 1er de la Constitution qui insiste notamment sur la separation, l'equilibre et la collaboration des pouvoirs.