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a point asserted as part of an argument

the act of competing as for profit or a prize

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Last season: No corresponding fixture Last five league matches: Ross County WWLWD; Livingston DLLDD Referee: John Beaton CELTIC v HEARTS (tomorrow) FRASER FORSTER is in contention to start in goal after rejoining Celtic on loan from Southampton.
I can't imagine it will because I haven't been in contention on a Sunday since the Open last year.
She lost a case against her party on grounds that her contention was not urgent and was self-inflicted.
Summary: London [UK], Feb 11 (ANI): IndiaaACAOs chairman of selectors MSK Prasad revealed that both Rishabh Pant and Ajinkya Rahane are in contention list for the upcoming 2019 World Cup.
Paul Pogba is fit and in contention to feature forManchester UnitedagainstLeicester Citythis weekend, according to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
But he played 45 minutes of a behind-closed-doors friendly at Brentford last week and is in contention for a place on the bench as Pep Guardiola's league leaders visit the capital looking to extend their advantage at the top of the table.
Tommy Smith and Terence Kongolo missed out on the Terriers' trip to Watford last week, but are both in contention for the Fulham fixture, while Rajiv van La Parra and Abdelhamid Sabiri have both recovered from illness in time for the match.
Leeds trio Kemar Roofe (calf), Pablo Hernandez (hamstring) and Gaetano Berardi (knee) will be in contention. Luke Ayling has a one-game ban.
Based on political ethnography inside both legal and blacklisted labor organizations in China, "Mobilizing without the Masses: Control and Contention in China" by Diane Fu (Assistant Professor of Asian Politics at the University of Toronto) reveals how state repression is deployed on the ground and to what effect on mobilization.
MORE than two decades after his first victory at Saujana Golf & Country Club, Lee Westwood stormed into contention for his second with a brilliant 62 in the Maybank Championship.
Monitored data is categorized into Non-emergency, and emergency data, [2] And results of vital signs require higher data rates for transmission, as well as reduced channel contention, overlapping, packet lost and delay.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO [yen]" 4 November 2017: Midfielder Oliver Burke recovered from his injury and is in contention for a place on West Bromwich Albion's squad against Huddersfield on Saturday, manager Tony Pulis said on Friday.
Arellano University tries to get back in contention when it takes on Technological Institute of the Philippines Monday in the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference at Filoil Flying V Centre.
TEAM NEWS GABBY Agbonlahor is in contention to face the club who wanted him last summer.
The commission has reached an assessment for the seven-year period ending 2015-16 (assessment year) against the company's contention that it had incurred losses of Rs 2,279 crore during this period.