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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Inflatable shoot outs are a fun and a good way to introduce youngsters into sport Smiling youngsters take part in a New Directions inflatable shoot out
This time it was Anton Ferdinand who suffered the heartbreak of missing the crucial penalty in a crazy 32-kick shoot out.
Both cup semi-finals were decided by penalty shoot outs after ending 2-2 after extra time.
GANGSTERS, their molls and shoot outs with splurge guns were the order of the day at a Rugby primary school this week when pupils put on their production of the hit musical Bugsy Malone.
Sir, - If Mr Lake (Post, Mar 24) is unhappy with penalty shoot outs as a method of deciding football competitions, he would, no doubt, agree that the system of 'play offs' in the lower divisions is as equally divisive.