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match

(Contest), noun bout, championship, fight, final game, game, games, joust, matching, meet, playoff game, test, tournament, tourney

match

(Duplicate), noun clone, companion, copy, equal, exact copy, exact duplicate, exact likeness, facsimile, likeness, mate, mirror, mirror copy, model, perfect likeness, reflection, replica, resemblance, semblance, the image, twin

match

(Marriage), noun alliance, arranged marriage, bed, bond, bridal bed, bridebed, cohabitation, commonnaw marriage, conjugal bliss, conjugal bond, conjugality, coverture, getting hitched, holy matrimony, holy wedlock, homosexual marriage, ill-assorted marriage, interfaith marriage, intermarriage, interracial marriage, lesbian, living as man and wife, marriage bed, marriage sacrament, married state or status, married status, matching, match-up, matrimonial union, matrimony, miscegenation, mixed marriage, nuptial bond, one flesh, remarriage, sacrament of matrimony or marriage, splicing, tying the knot, union, wedded bliss, wedded state, wedding knot, wedlock, wifehood
See also: alter ego, coincide, compare, competition, comport, conform, connect, connection, contest, correlate, correspond, counterpart, countervail, duplicate, equipoise, identity, join, matrimony, measure, parallel, peer, recriminate, relate, relation, resemblance, retaliate, same, strife
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7 Took a while to get going but scored the all-important goal that set Magpies on their way to safety MATCH STATS GOALS 1-0 (Sissoko 54): Jonas Gutierrez crossed from the left wing and Moussa Sissoko (below) got in front of the keeper to head home a crucial goal 2-0 (Jonas 85): Colback played in the South American and he scored one of the most important goals of his life before ripping his shirt off and celebrating KEY MOMENT 85: It has to be Jonas'game-sealing goal TOP SHOT 85: Probably Jonas' goal again as it was worth millions to Newcastle.
THE North East - a region which gave the world the electric light bulb, the safety match and the steam engine - seems to have lost its creative spark, with new figures showing that it has slumped well below the national average when it comes to dreaming up new inventions.
Within the balls of chocolate was concealed a small wrap of heroin, some foil, a couple of safety match heads and a bit of striking paper.