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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.
Cleanup hitter Yusuke Hirata had a clutch triple to key a four-run fifth as Osaka Toin turned a 6-3 deficit into a 7-6 lead in a wild 28-hit slugfest.
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.
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.
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.
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.
With Iwata's reputation as a stylist, Jimenez expects him to move a lot and avoid a slugfest despite being the heavier puncher based on record, 16 knockouts in 24 wins and two losses.
04 (ANI): In the wake of Bhima-Koregaon violence and the ensuing political slugfest over it, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Wednesday that the present need of the country was development, not caste conflicts.
Whyte is the only fighter to trouble Joshua, as he drew the Brit into a slugfest.
Or how about the short-lived but lively slugfest between David Unsworth and Robbie Fowler?
The remaining events where Olympic slots will be dangled are the Asia/Oceania slugfest in March in China and the world qualifying in Azerbaijan in June.