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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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When soccer coaches refer to the second ball or the "second touch," they mean the next ball played off a primary receiver or intercepting defender.
How often, for example, have you seen a great ball played off an attacker's head continue uncontested to the keeper, when it could easily have produced a score had another player reacted quickly enough?