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Carry

Carry

1. See: Cost of carry.

2. A slang term for net financing cost.
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This will, actually, carry the ball out of the danger area, so we want the opposite to be done--force the ball into the middle of the goal area.
UCLA likely won't ask Drew to carry the ball as often because of the emergence of Chris Markey as a backup.
The DON considers how long the employee has been there, how good his or her attendance is, whether she can carry the ball with an agency aide or a "newbie" in orientation, whether she sneaks a quick cigarette out by the dumpster or some other acceptable place vs.
Burgess is a guy who carries the ball strong but in union there are quite a few guys who carry the ball strong.