Champion Cham"pi*on, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Championed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Championing}.] [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To furnish with a champion; to attend or defend as champion; to support or maintain; to protect. [1913 Webster]

Championed or unchampioned, thou diest. --Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster]

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