takedown

[n] - (amateur wrestling) being brought to the mat from a standing position
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Takedown

The share of securities of each participating investment banker in a new or a secondary offering, or the price at which the securities are distributed to the different members of an underwriting group.
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Takedown

Usually occurs when a grappler takes his opponent to the ground.
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Takedown

A method for getting an opponent on the ground and getting on top of him, borrowed heavily from wrestling. Competitors can “shoot in” for a takedown or attempt one from the clinch.
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Takedown

Any way by which an attacker can bring their opponent to the ground with a grappling maneuver
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Takedown

A takedown occurs when, from a neutral position, a wrestler gains control over his opponent down on the mat and is in-bounds.
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takedown

When a wrestler takes the opponent to the mat from the neutral position, it is a takedown, worth one point.
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Takedown

[grappling] In martial arts and combat sports, a takedown is a technique that involves off-balancing an opponent and bringing him or her to the ground, typically with the combatant performing the takedown landing on top. The process of quickly advancing on an opponent and attempting a takedown is known as shooting for a takedown, or simply ...
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Takedown

Buy stock by accepting a floor broker's (listed) or dealer's (OTC) offer at an agreed-upon volume. A
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Takedown

A firearm that can be separated into (at least) two subassemblies in order to make a shorter package than when put together---without tools. There is no specific requirement regarding how this disassembly must be accomplished; the mechanical design is up to the creativity of the maker. This arrangement allows for more convenient transportation of a...
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