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round robin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. round robinnoun

    a tournament in which every contestant plays every other contestant

  2. round robinnoun

    a letter signed by a number of people


  1. round robinnoun

    A tournament in which every player or team competes against each of the others in turn.

  2. round robinnoun

    A method of dividing loot amongst a party of players by having the game assign in turn loot to a player or an enemy corpse to loot to a player.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. round robin

    This term is a corruption of ruban rond, which signifies a round ribbon. It was usual among French officers, when they signed a remonstrance, to write their names in a circular form, so that it was impossible to ascertain who signed first. Hence to sign a round robin against any person, was for any specific number of men to sign, one and all, a remonstrance against him.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of round robin in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of round robin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of round robin in a Sentence

  1. Imperial Beach:

    The stench was crazy, just terrible, we’re just going into our round-robin of endless openings and closures because of the residual sewage in the river.


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