round

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  • Teams finished between fifth and eight place also played a play off round.
  • No official results were announced for more than a month after the first round.
  • A game round consists of as many hands as there are players.
  • I was going half way round the world and back again. Cited from A Minstrel In France, by Harry Lauder
  • This also led to another first round match up between them.
  • He made a half-circle round before the house and looked up at it. Cited from Jason, by Justus Miles Forman
  • He walked half-way round the wood without seeing anything to account for her presence. Cited from At the Back of the North Wind, George MacDonald #0
  • Players must then "make it work" to move on to the next round.
  • However the subject of this article is the two round system.
  • If this rule change is passed, it comes into effect at the end of their round.
  • In much of the island, access to a year-round supply of water is difficult.
  • The best players may take a ball round a full circuit in one turn.
  • The first placed teams of each pool played in a head-to-head round.
  • The last placed teams of each pool played in a head-to-head round.
  • For the semi-final round two out of four teams advanced.
  • From each site, three schools are chosen to move on to the semi-final round.
  • Every play-off round consists of two legs including the final.
  • The four regional division played out a home-and-away round to determined the league winner.
  • The winner of the semi-final round, then goes forward to the final.
  • At the end of this, the best eight teams played another home-and-away round against each other.
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Meaning of round

  • noun A charge of ammunition for a single shot
  • noun (often plural) a series of professional calls (usually in a set order)
    the doctor goes on his rounds first thing every morning, the postman's rounds, we enjoyed our round of the local bars
  • noun The usual activities in your day
    the doctor made his rounds
  • noun The course along which communications spread
    the story is going the rounds in Washington
  • noun A serving to each of a group (usually alcoholic)
    he ordered a second round
  • noun A cut of beef between the rump and the lower leg
  • noun A partsong in which voices follow each other; one voice starts and others join in one after another until all are singing different parts of the song at the same time
    they enjoyed singing rounds
  • noun An outburst of applause
    there was a round of applause
  • verb Wind around; move along a circular course
    round the bend
  • verb Make round
    round the edges
  • verb Pronounce with rounded lips
  • verb Become round, plump, or shapely
    The young woman is fleshing out
  • adjective Having a circular shape
  • adverb From beginning to end; throughout
    It rains all year round on Skye, frigid weather the year around