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Play

Informal for an investment or investment decision, especially one that becomes profitable.
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play

1. An investment.
2. See direct play.
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Australia go into Tuesday's second leg virtually certain to go on to play off against the fifth-placed South American team for a spot in the finals.
The company holds an annual hockey event where 80 to 100 people play off against various regions.