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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A short visit.
  • n. A quick glance.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A quick glance.
  • n. A brief visit.
  • n. A chance to participate, compete, or succeed.
  • n. A quick short pass to a receiver running diagonally toward the center of the field.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hasty look or glance; a short stay.
  • n. A chance of success.

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