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slugfest

1. n. a fight; a festival of slugging. They went out in the alley for a real slugfest.
2. n. a festival of arguing. The president emerged from the slugfest with control of the company still hers.
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Low rates of mortality were observed for neonate GAS in the 24 h field trials; however, Slugfest caused about 64% mortality at that development stage (Table 4).
But I believe I am the bigger puncher and, if it becomes a slugfest, I'm confident I will stop him.
Kazuhiro Wada and Yasuyuki Kataoka homered for the Lions while Matsunaka, Julio Zuleta and Munenori Kawasaki combined for eight hits and seven RBIs for the Hawks in the 27-hit slugfest at Yahoo Dome.
If Kostya wants to have a toe-to-toe slugfest with me then obviously there is a risk involved in that but either way I have every confidence.
The second part of the competition phase--and usually the most fun to watch--is the Rumble: a free-for-all slugfest with all cadet-built BattleBots and two BattleBots revitalized by department technicians.
NEW YORK, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- In a rematch of an electrifying slugfest which had the fans on the edge of their seats from the opening bell, International Boxing Federation (IBF) No.
His legendary slugfest with Marco Antonio Barrera--the only man to defeat the champ--was named Ring Magazine's 2000 Fight of the Year.
The defending champion took her place in the quarter-finals by disposing of the Russian challenge of Elena Dementieva, 6-2 6-2,in just 50 minutes yesterday afternoon and now faces Jennifer Capriati in an all-American heavyweight tennis slugfest which would have been at home in Madison SquareGarden.
At the end of their four-set, 7-6 3-6 6-3 7-6 slugfest, it was Mirnyi who emerged least bloodied and with his second Grand Slam fourth round appearance in the bag.
1 ultimately had no answer in this rapid fire 90-minute Stella Artois semi-final slugfest as all-American boy Roddick eclipsed his 33-year-old hero 6-1, 6-7, 7-6.
Now, the dancing around is over, and the slugfest will begin," says Robert P.
I'm on my eighth project, and it's still a real slugfest," says Erickson, explaining that, like the first successful shopping malls, which lenders considered to be flukes and aberrations, CCRCs have yet to prove their staying power.
spotted-owl slugfest, but the decision may have as big an impact on how our public forests are managed in the future.
Available for the PlayStation(R)2 computer entertainment system and the Xbox(R) video game system from Microsoft, MLB SlugFest 2006 is available now at a U.
What is your comment on the political slugfest being played out in Bihar over granting a tax- free status to your film?