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play

1. n. a strategy; a plan of action. That was a bad play, Bill. We lost the account.
2. n. an attractive investment; a way to make some money in the securities markets. I just heard about a good play in the options market.

play

/act the fool
1. To act in an irresponsible or foolish manner.
2. To behave in a playful or comical manner.
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From the relatively huge amount of options to over 20 improvements from the first FIFA Game Boy, the whole cart is packed with playability.
The Vaddis 966 chip offers enhanced playability for scratched disks, JPEG viewing with Kodak PictureCD and playback of Microsoft WMA and compressed audio formats.
Although wind erosion of overgrazed dune grass produced the first sand bunkers in 19th-century Scotland, the 21st-century approach at Pelican Hill was a lot more scientific: Three different sand compositions were tested and a device called a penetrometer was used to measure ``plugability'' before the sand chosen was deemed best for composition and playability.
Today, Acclaim Games offers only the finest online games with a focus on accessibility, playability and most importantly fun.
DOWNEY - It's been called the best-kept secret in Los Angeles-area golf - a description not likely to last long considering the beauty, playability and affordability of this new-look, open-to-the-public facility.
The Breakout Box, known as "BoB," routes any combination of the six Hex signals to any assigned destination automatically detecting outputs and designations for ease of use and playability.
At least one VMU is a must-have, adding a great deal to the playability of many games.
Its wearability and immediate playability are the reasons why TSII hybrid turf is found in leading venues around the world.