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face-off

n. a confrontation. (From hockey.) The face-off continued for a few moments till both of them realized that there was no point in fighting.
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When the Face-Off began, we saw an outpouring of support from our 8,000 members.
The Face-Off started with 38 commercials, and voters now have narrowed the pool of ads to eight.
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Konica Minolta, Face-Off Classic, presented by Inside Lacrosse[R], returns to Baltimore, March 6th, 2010, the official start to the lacrosse season.
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Cullen and Leclerc put five shots on Nabokov, and Cullen's rebound putback of a Leclerc shot from the left face-off circle made it a 1-0 game.
In just its third year, the Konica Minolta Face-Off Classic has become the traditional start of the lacrosse season for the game's growing fan base.
NEW YORK, July 29 /PRNewswire/ -- NEWS: YOUNG FINALISTS FROM ACROSS THE COUNTRY "FACE OFF" IN THE HI-C SOUR BLAST SOUR FACE-OFF CONTEST AT CHELSEA PIERS, NEW YORK
Former Kings castoff Steve Duchesne scored on a 5-on-3 advantage when he took the puck straight off the face-off and beat a surprised Potvin low and to his right.
With the Ultimate Fashion Face-off sweepstakes, Bluefly and Lucky will referee as fashionistas everywhere fight to the finish for the coveted grand prize and daily prizes for 45 days.
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With Lapointe shielding Storr in front of the net, the Red Wings moved the puck around the zone and finally found Sergei Federov near the top of the face-off circle.
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The debate on Larry Mantle's Air Talk program on KPCC-FM was to be the first face-off between the two politicians vying for the 27th Congressional District seat, one of the most closely watched House races in the country.