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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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In her absence Calling Spice, Borna Talent and Clearview Kelly look likely to battle out the finish, with the last-named getting the nod.
Stories include Carlo getting the nod at AC Milan because previous boss Fatih Terim had banned Culatello salami from the training ground, and his favourite nosh at Real Madrid, tortellini y meringues ("one look at it and you gain weight.
and Microsoft is close to getting the nod for its Web-based version of Exchange.
Jamie Murray has been left out of Great Britain's Davis Cup team for next month's tie against Ukraine, with fellow doubles specialist Ross Hutchins getting the nod instead.