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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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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.
In his piece Mr Hill cited "carve-ups for committee chairs" because power is held by party machines rather than elected members, as is the case at Westminster, as being one of the reasons for the lack of real challenge to the Welsh Government.
Atalanta are a 6-5 chance while the draw is as short as 6-4, such is the reputation of Serie A for producing convenient carve-ups at this time of year.
DUNDEE UNITED'S players yesterday sat through hours of video nasties in a bid to end the carnage of weekly carve-ups in the SPL.
Indeed, were this a union election you could imagine just how the business community would be bleating about socialist dinosaurs and grubby carve-ups.
So far, Somaliland has refused to participate in these negotiations, at which factions from the rest of Somalia squabble over power carve-ups and repeatedly walk out.
Both Conservatives and Liberal Democrats object and have put forward alternative carve-ups.
Carve-ups and crashes are all part of cycling's unpredictable tapestry, and there are no guarantees that Cavendish will take the honours on Harrogate's West Park Stray, where Agatha Christie used to write her novels.
But while the rules exist to let them get away with it, the carve-ups will continue.