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toss-up

Drug slang
A regional term for a woman who trades sex for crack or money to buy crack.
 
Medical ethics
A medical decision in which the difference between the outcomes from following one strategy (e.g., screening or treating) or  another (e.g., not screening or not treating) is negligible and the caring physician is faced with decision which could thus be decided by a coin toss.
 
Vox populi
Vomitus; puke up.

toss-up

Drug slang A ♀ who trades sex for crack or money to buy crack. See Pill whore Medical ethics A medical decision in which the difference between the outcomes following one strategy–eg, screening, or treating vs another–not screening, or not treating is negligible and the caring physician is faced with a 'heads you win, ' 'tails you lose' decision, popularly termed a 'tossup. '. See Clinical decision-making Vox populi Vomitus.
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Yet, 35-60 percent of the toss-up cases are abandoned or dismissed without a penny of payment.
The bargaining power that enabled defendants to extract this deep discount in nearly half of the toss-up cases probably enables them to settle strong claims at a discount as well.
Highlights of Lybert Ramade's upcoming album "Une autre chance," recorded in New York, include "Ecoute moi," the jazz-infused radio-ready opening track; frenetic dance toss-ups "L'heure des heros" and "Je suis comme je suis"; elegant ballads "Plus loin" and "Si jamais"; playful pop finger-snapper "Laissez moi"; and pop confection "7 vies.
Carol Kent and Robert Miklos, respectively, in races most considered to be toss-ups.
In the House of Representatives, Republicans look set to win 211 seats to Democrats' 185, with 39 still considered toss-ups.
About 30 seats - from both camps - are reported to be toss-ups.
Liverpool are the only team who really jump out at me for a single in the top flight this weekend - some of the other games are toss-ups.
And that would be a serious blunder because these derby games are usually toss-ups.
He finds that the more seats a party has that are rated as toss-ups or worse before Labor Day, the more seats they actually lose in November.