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bad break

[¦bad ′brāk]
(graphic arts)
In type composition, the setting of the first line of a page beginning with only a portion of a word or containing only a single word.
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1 Jordan Spieth, with whom Lahiri has struck a good friendship, the Indian had four birdies and one bogey, a result of a bad break on the par- five ninth hole.
They imagine how things could have been worse and tend not to dwell on bad breaks - a good plan for any budding poker king.
And after suffering several bad breaks throughout his life, Rudi feared the worst when he was told to jet south for talks on Tuesday.
Today I got a lot of bad breaks and I think a lot of it is karma.
Bolt hit back to take the second 10-6 and after a few bad breaks in the decider,Troon ace Foster got lucky.
We didn't play at a high enough level to absorb the bad breaks that come with a game.
If you play well enough, you absorb whatever bad breaks come your way,'' Angels manager Mike Scioscia said.
Rhein made a lot of bad breaks for us and we made a lot of bad breaks for ourselves.
So had a couple of bad breaks but other than that I played pretty solid all day.
The good news is the two have recovered, and they figure to have endured enough bad breaks.
We've got some bad breaks at the wrong time,'' said junior forward Glen McGowan, who led Pepperdine with 20 points and six rebounds.
Hopefully we play well enough that we can absorb some bad breaks,'' Angels manager Mike Scioscia said.