an act of instance of dishonestly prearranging the result of a competition
The surprise defection of the hard Left on the eve of the election has further complicated
How heartbreaking it is to realise that you were beaten by a lesser opponent –largely
due to a carve-up by the referee.
the British carve-up of Africa
the distribution of booty, or of the profits
from something, esp when this seems to be unfair
the carve-up of Iraq's oil interests
She feared she would be sidelined in any carve-up of her father's fortune.
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