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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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Similarly, he said special stress made on the shootout which let Pakistan team in Incheon Asian Games where Waqas Sharif and Haseem Khan missed vital penalty stroke in the final against India.
ENGLAND hold the wooden spoon in World Cup penalty shootouts having lost three out of three of them in finals tournaments: 1990, 1998 and 2006.
After the match was locked 1- 1 after 70 minutes, the shootout from 25 metres was error- ridden as both teams could convert only one of their five attempts.
The Pinot Noir and Cabernet Shootout boast incredibly diverse tasting panels comprised of over 70 wine industry professionals from varying disciplines.
The method by which an NHL shootout is conducted is in the form of a sequential tournament.
The Cabernet Sauvignon Shootout will be featured on Twitter, other Social Media networks and in numerous wine publications.
And at Euro 96 penalties converted reached a dazzling 43 due to the fact that four of the seven knockout matches went to a shootout.
The shootout also left indelible marks on scores of cops and civilians.
Of course, if you haven't heard about it before, there also will be some top-notch basketball behind all the celebrations and fun typical of the shootout, which runs through Nov.
This was our third shootout in as many years involving performance management, the fastest-selling software application today in HR," said Co-Chair Kutik.
That added more motivation for Kremer, who recorded his lone stop during the shootout in between two costly Royal misses to keep the Wolverines' playoff run alive following an 0-5 start to the season.
Under the agreement, BitTorrent will have the distribution rights to old films, new films and animation productions created and backed by DFI or the Shootout.