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nod

the nod Boxing informal the award of a contest to a competitor on the basis of points scored
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Quite frankly,whoever gave the nod to this crazy kick-off time boasts all the vision of Juninho in a polo-neck sweater.
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The Pierce College Council, an advisory committee of students, teachers and administrators, gave the nod to Milligan's proposal in January.