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demerit

US and Canadian a mark given against a person for failure or misconduct, esp in schools or the armed forces
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But DeMerit, who is set to line up against the Three Lions in the Group C opener in Rustenburg on June 12, reckons the loss of Beckham could leave England reeling.
WATFORD: *LOACH 8 - Mariappa 6, Taylor 7, DeMerit 6, Doyley 6 - Cowie 7, Eustace 6, Lansbury 6, Cleverley 6 - Helguson 6 (Harley, 83mins), Graham 7.
Since signing for the Hornets following a trial in 2004, DeMerit has played 169 games, scoring eight goals.
DeMerit may have been released by Watford this summer, but he is set to play a major role for the US at the World Cup.
As a result, DeMerit found himself this season lining up each week against players the likes of Arsenal's Thierry Henry, Chelsea's Andriy Shevchenko and Manchester United's Wayne Rooney.
They are particularly strong up front where Leroy Lita, Kevin Doyle and Dave Kitson are fighting for places and that is bad news for a Watford back four that will sorely miss American kingpin Jay DeMerit.
The 27-year-old DeMerit added: "United attack from all angles, whereas Chelsea have more of a structure about them.
Pompey needed Kanu's eighth goal of the season to drag them back into the match after Jay DeMerit headed Watford ahead in 32 minutes.
You got a demerit for being five minutes late to homeroom.
The Hornets crushed Blackwell's men 3-0 in yesterday's Coca-Cola Championship play-off final thanks to goals from Jay DeMerit and James Chambers and a late penalty from Darius Henderson.
The investigation said Liu ''neglected the polluted-water treatment technology improvement work,'' ''failed to thoroughly enforce environmental protection management'' and was given ''an administrative demerit.
Goldman was referring to "Sculpture Garden I," a project by two students of his, Ryan Purkey and Melissa DeMerit, that went up recently and will remain on display through Sunday.