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hinge

verb arise from, around, center, center on, critical moment, critical period, critical point, crossways, crowning point, crucial moment, culmination, decisive moment, depend on, derive from, emanate from, ensue from, evolve from, gennrate from, hang, issue from, juncture, pivot, turn out
Associated concepts: case hinging on circumstances, outtome hinges on the evidence
See also: crossroad
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But the Welsh lads were determined not to go down without a fight and Bull Bay's Ben Thompson, Martin Perch from Royal St David's, the Runcie brothers and Partington all won their games to leave the match hingeing on the final game between Andrew Evans and Alex Morton for the home side.
The comeback had put the Welsh on the brink of victory, with the outcome of the contest hingeing on the match between Adam Campbell of Wales and England's David Dixon.