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lame duck

  • n  an elected official still in office but not slated to continue
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  • Making the grade
    The only thing that could keep the UConn men’s basketball team out the NCAA Tournament in the upcoming season is its play on the court. There will be no lame duck campaign for the Huskies in 2013-14.
    June 12, 2013 - Journal Inquirer
  • George Karl won't return as Nuggets coach
    Rather than bringing him back for a lame duck season, the Denver Nuggets decided to part ways with the NBA's reigning Coach of the Year after nine seasons.
    June 6, 2013 -

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