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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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Portland-based Republican pollster Bob Moore said the Democrats' unprecedented single-year voter-registration gains have played a big role in moving Oregon from the toss-up category to a likely source of support, and seven electoral college votes, for Obama.
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.
Democrats need three seats to take back the chamber (assuming Al Gore is available for tie-breaking duties), but with a record 14 open seats - eight of them rated toss-ups by Roll Call - it would take a strong pro-Democratic tide to offset the strength of Republican candidates in the South and even in such traditionally Democratic bastions as Arkansas and Massachusetts.
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.
It seems the toss-up "swing" states might be purple politically, but when it comes to fiscal policy, they all lean heavily red.
The seven toss-up states are Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Nevada, New Hampshire, Ohio, and Virginia.