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Synonyms for face-off

a face-to-face, usually hostile meeting

Synonyms for face-off

a hostile disagreement face-to-face

(ice hockey) the method of starting play

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Maria clara is the theme of FaceOff 2014, the annual fashion show of Inquirer Lifestyle, staged this year with Hana Shampoo and Champion Infinity.
The group recommended some changes to faceoff procedure and potentially instead of ejecting for a violation of faceoff procedure, maybe penalizing in terms of making the center man take a step back,'' NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daley said.
In a total of four faceoff competitions, two students from The Chef's Academy will compete against one another in a fierce cooking battle where they will be responsible for creating and preparing an original entree to serve to restaurant guests.
I was honored to be able to consult on 'NHL FaceOff 2000,'" said Scotty Bowman, head coach of the Detroit Red Wings.
For the first time, FaceOff will be a comparative presentation of at least two generations of Filipino designers.
Higgins scored his third of the season at 12:14 after a faceoff in the Bruins' zone.
Faceoff puts you in charge of saving humanity from a global nuclear meltdown.
Bergeron scored 6 seconds after Phoenix's Derek Morris was whistled for hooking, beating Mikael Tellqvist on a wrist shot from the left faceoff circle at 4:09 of the first period.
FaceOff Georgia, an exciting new publication devoted to the growth of amateur hockey and lacrosse in Georgia, made its debut this weekend in metropolitan Atlanta.
To celebrate this important milestone, individuals within the high-tech community -- regardless of Web application development background or training -- are invited to experience the WebFace FaceOff, an exciting Web application development contest hosted by Vultus.
NYSE: HLR), in conjunction with hockey legend Wayne Gretzky, today announced the official launch of the world's premier hockey Web site, Faceoff.
989 Sports Dominates Hockey Videogame Category With All-New NHL FaceOff 2000; Fastest Hockey Videogame On the PlayStation Returns With All-New Gameplay Features (BW0022 6:01)
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Coach Scotty Bowman Works With 989 Sports to Make NHL FaceOff 2000
CA-NHL/989-STUDIOS)(HKN) ADVISORY/989 Sports' Stanley Cup Predictions; Dallas Stars Win the Stanley Cup With 989 Sports' Hockey Videogame - NHL Faceoff `99 (BW35 6:03)