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Jinx

A slang term for Japanese securities markets.
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Jinx told Word Is that's because of the uphill task they had of driving Naija music out of our market.
Jinx, a Dogue de Bordeaux cross, died in the arms of a concerned member of the public, who found her laying motionless and 'crying' in a kennel at Khalid's home in Old Park Road, Wednesbury.
However, on Saturday morning he began to panic when he couldn't find Jinx and began turning his house upside down.
The earliest use of the word jinx to refer to something other than the bird seems to have been in the context of baseball; in the short story The Jinx later collected in the book The Jinx: Stories of the Diamond in 1911.
BLACKBURN ROVERS Manager: Gary Bowyer Stadium: Ewood Park (31,154) Last season: 9th Last season's record v Boro: Nov 29 (a) D 1-1; Dec 28 (h) D 0-0 Key player: Jordan Rhodes 'Typical Boro' jinx rating: 5/10 PROSPECTS for next season: An outside chance of a play-off spot last year but fell short.
But she doesn't want to lose Jinx, because he's such a good dad to Arwen."
Mae hi'n caru Jinx mwy fel ffrind, yn hytrach na chariad.
WEST ROSS BRASH is hoping he has put his injury ROSS BRASH is hoping he has put his injury jinx behind him - so he can get his career jinx behind him - so he can get his career back on track at Shotts.
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