Shootout

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Shootout

Venture capital jargon. Refers to two or more venture capital firms fighting for the startup.

Shootout

Informal; a bidding war between two venture capital firms over financing for a startup. This usually gives the startup the best possible terms.
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But poor Ferdinand became the latest England star to miss at the crucial moment, allowing Gianni Zuiverloon to slot the winner, in one of the longest shoot outs in European football history.
Almost 65 per cent of what is on the screen is computer generated, and not just the obvious spaceship shoot outs.
Both cup semi-finals were decided by penalty shoot outs after ending 2-2 after extra time.