shootout

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shoot +‎ out

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shootout ‎(plural shootouts)

  1. A decisive battle, especially a gunfight.
  2. (soccer) A penalty shootout.
  3. (ice hockey) A series of penalty shots during which a tied game is resolved.
  4. (poker) A multitable poker tournament in which only the last player on a table goes on to the next.
    Example of shooutout tournament: 64 players entered, they are in 8 tables of 8 players each. The winner in each table goes on to the final table, also consisting of 8 players.

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  • (sports): SO (abbreviation)

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