Jinx

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Jinx

A slang term for Japanese securities markets.
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After scoring a five under par 22 - only two outside the record - to beat Angel Cabrera and Raymond Floyd by one, Donald said: "If I believed in jinxes I wouldn't play in it.
The off-screen jinxes included two aeroplanes struck by lightning as they carried leading man Gregory Peck.
Again, you are undoubtedly a high-earning, high-profile success -- and you do loads of fantastic work for charity -- but, if Everton do go down, that, it could be argued, would be a hat-trick of jinxes (Brookie and Merseybeat RIP).