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darts

any of various competitive games in which darts are thrown at a dartboard
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It was the second time this month that DART board members had heatedly debated plans to take on nearly $1 billion in debt for the Cotton Belt line.
I was a teenager by now and the dart board was up on the living room wall (I must have caught mam in a moment of weakness for her to agree to that.) Anyway, for hour after hour, I pounded away, often on the verge of frustrated tears, trying for that elusive 180.
"I've always had a dart board but when my wife Clara was pregnant and were decorating the nursery for the little man, I had to get rid of it, which was a pretty big sacrifice but one worth making.
The research behind the campaign found that just over half (53%) of British pubs have a dart board and just one in 10 Brits has enjoyed a game of darts in the past year.
Although it was easy for students to determine what scores were possible on the given dart board, clarification and discussions were necessary for them to understand whether it was possible to design the board to allow scores greater than 9 and still be able to obtain all the numbers, beginning at 1.
In one drawing the dart board may be huge and fill the page, or in another the dart board may be small.
A full analysis of the propriety of the IRS position is beyond the scope of this article, but the IRS position can be thought of as the "Dart Board Theory of Section 482." Under the IRS view, the agent could throw a dart at a board of numbers and determine the income allocation based upon the number hit by the dart.
A LEADING pub company has set aside space for a dart board in a new Birmingham bar following a special plea from city planners.
On a standard dart board what is the lowest number that cannot be scored with a single dart?
'Unless we get behind the campaign to Save Our Darts and encourage more landlords to install a dart board, the game really could be consigned to the history books just 30 years from now.'
The number of pubs with a dart board or bar billiards is in grave decline, says the Good Pub Guide, with customers choosing to watch sport on big screens.
Seven members of the 12 strong planning committee backed his proposal and now the brewery will be getting a formal request from Birmingham City Council that it introduces a dart board.