a tournament in which the entrants are listed by name and rank, advancement being by means of challenging and defeating an entrant ranked one or two places higher.
a tournament in a sport or game in which each contestant in a list attempts to defeat and displace the contestant above him Also called ladder
noun 1. a railroad track linking a series of parallel tracks.
noun 1. .
[lad-er-wey] /ˈlæd ərˌweɪ/ noun, Mining. 1. a vertical passageway with .
Ladd-Franklin Ladd-Frank·lin (lād’-frāngk’lĭn), Christine. 1847-1930. American psychologist and logician noted for her work on the theory of color vision.