carve-up


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carve-up

[ˈkɑːvˌʌp] N (= division) → división f, repartimiento m (Pol etc) → arreglo m
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carve-up

n (inf, of inheritance) → Verteilung f; (of estate, country)Zerstückelung f
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Edgy England fans need Israel to stop Russia winning at the Ramat Gan Stadium today to harbour any hopes of their team qualifying for next summer's European Championship finals, but fears of a politically and financiallymotivated carve-up have provoked a wave of unease.
IT WILL go down as the biggest carve-up in Champions League history - and Porto's players can invi te themselves to dinner at Arsene Wenger's house any time they like.
Last year in Paris the teams shared the try count 2-2, at the World Cup semi-final France's Serge Betsen was the only player to cross the line, in the 2003 clash at Twickenham France lost the match 25-17 but scored three tries to England's one, and the previous year in Paris was another 2-2 carve-up.
LAST week we highlighted a carve-up in the butchers.
Debate in National Assembly stirs demand for more carve-ups
Talk of carve-ups in the other group game between Red Bull sides Salzburg and Leipzig has littered pre-match discussions amongst supporters, while Rosenborg are toying with leaving out key men as they eye Sunday's Norwegian Cup Final.
In addition to some famous and scandalous carve-ups, there have been games just like this one in which the two best teams in the group mdash instead of going at it hammer and tongs in the deciding game mdash let events take their course, with a shrug.
On the other hand, the Alliance doesn't want what Washington does offer in the peace process: Endless war, colonial carve-ups, undoing old borders, and regional provisions for military and energy domination.