narrow margin

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a small margin

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Celil and I lost by a very narrow margin in the last election.
If I look at the composition [of the SET], I'd say the numbers would be in favor of Poe by a narrow margin but (my analysis) is a secret, Osmena told reporters on Thursday in reply to a question on whether Poe would get the needed votes with the composition of the nine-member tribunal.
Jaipal Reddy was defeated in Mahubnagar assembly constituency by a narrow margin of 2,590 votes at the hands of A.
KCNA said in a short dispatch that a "candidate" of the ruling Saenuri Party was elected president by a narrow margin, without naming the winner Park Geun Hye.
X FACTOR winner James Arthur is leading the race for the Christmas number one - but by only a narrow margin.
Muscat: Day four of the Independence Cup organized by Oman Indo-Pak Friends and sponsored by Al Turki-National Metal Cnas saw Saud CT advance to the semifinals after the beat Asfandyar XI by a narrow margin Winning the toss and electing to bat Saud CT went on to score 51 for the loss of eight wickets in the allotted eight overs.
With 5m electors in the North West, that is an incredibly narrow margin.
Ma of the pro-unification Nationalist Party was reelected to a second term Saturday, edging out Tsai Ing-wen of the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party by a narrow margin.
Both government units had quite a debate over the question, but ultimately voted by a narrow margin to continue.
SIR - Democracy would be served by the election and further referendums being held on three separate days if there was a full turnout on each day, but we all know there would be three low turnouts giving a very narrow margin and an unconstitutional and undemocratic result.
Chautala had defeated senior Congress party leader Chaudhary Birender Singh at Uchana Kalan seat of Jind district by a narrow margin of 621 votes.
Iceland's MPs backed the Icesave bill last night by a narrow margin of 33 votes to 30.
BAHRAIN were dealt their third straight defeat in the ACC Twenty20 Cup 2009, losing to Qatar by a narrow margin of three runs in Group 'B' yesterday in Sharjah.
However, as reflected by the narrow margin of the vote, there are those now questioning the impact of further rate cuts at this juncture with the central bank needing to focus more on a quantitative easing approach.
2 : with nothing to spare : by a narrow margin <I'd barely enough to eat.