a (certain type of person or thing) among (others)(redirected from X among X's)
a (certain type of person or thing) among (others)
A truly exceptional or exemplary person or thing among other of that kind. The university honored the late Professor Mubarak, whom they called a scholar among scholars in the ceremony. Their latest model is something incredible, a true car among cars.
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