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Tiebreaker

A random character assigned to a matchcode to prevent duplicate codes. This is important when matchcodes are derived from personal information such as addresses or zip codes in which repetitions are probable. A tiebreaker is also called a unique character.
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Treaties contain so-called "tie breaker" provisions--i.e., a list of factors designed to settle the residency question when two countries claim an individual as a resident.
The five shapes are the Shapeshooter, a collection of geometric shapes, the Spiral Shoot-Off, a mad swirl that follows a whirlpool pattern toward the finish, Tough Darts, a game of darts played with bullets, Tie Breaker, a contest that always has just one winner and Super Helix, a target strand patterned after DNA.
The USA beat Sweden 5-2, in the 7th round tie-breaker, winning the right to play a further tie breaker against Japan to decide the last semi-final place.
Strong Usmanabad Union FC South grabbed 5-4 victory againts famous Young Azizabad Azizabad Azizabad FC on tie breaker. Match was 0-0 draw in normal and make the match decisive 5 peanlty kicks awared to each team in which score was equal with 4-4 both scored 4 goals and missed one while on sadden deth stage
Supply, installation and connection of a tie breaker as well as coaching and equipment maintenance services.
All you need to do to enter is answer the following question and tie breaker.
Nine-year-old Ayaan was staring at defeat trailing 3-7 when he showed staged a splendid rearguard action to level at 7-games all to take the match to the tie breaker.