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2005-07-24 20:25:19

By Steve James EAST RUTHERFORD, New Jersey (Reuters) - The United States beat underdogs Panama 3-1 in a penalty shootout to win the CONCACAF Gold Cup final Sunday after what the U.S. coach described as a "sloppy" performance. Panama dominated the second half of normal time but the match ended scoreless after an extra 30 minutes as the sides battled for supremacy in the biennial competition for North and Central America and the Caribbean countries. U.S. goalkeeper and captain Kasey Keller...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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