duelled duelled

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a prearranged fight with deadly weapons by two people (accompanied by seconds) in order to settle a quarrel over a point of honor
  2. (n) any struggle between two skillful opponents (individuals or groups)
  3. (v) fight a duel, as over one's honor or a woman

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News

  1. Orders for big jets make a splash in Paris

    PARIS (Reuters) - Big finance waded into a rain-soaked Paris Airshow with more than $10 billion (6.3 billion pounds) in orders for jumbo passenger jets as planemakers duelled over strategy for large aircraft ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Paris Airshow: Orders for big jets make a splash

    By Siva Govindasamy and Brenda Goh PARIS (Reuters) - Big finance waded into a rain-soaked Paris Airshow with more than $10 billion in orders for jumbo passenger jets as planemakers duelled over strategy ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Finance

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periphery periphery
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