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Play

Informal for an investment or investment decision, especially one that becomes profitable.

play

1. An investment.
2. See direct play.
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Airport owner Barry Kirshner - who has tried to turn the Agua Dulce Air Park into a community center with a motel, swimming pool, soccer fields and special events - contends that he has played by the rules and has full approval for everything he's built.
LADWP played by the rules and did not try to avoid price caps during the energy crisis or at any other time.
The Orange Bowl, fighting for its little financial life, played by the rules, not it that figures to appease Rose Bowl officials.