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- v. to get ready for a fight
- v. to get in the fighting position
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- v. settle conclusively; come to terms
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And exactly how am I supposed to square off against Mother Goose, hey?
Another strength of the index is that it compares companies with similar competitors, just as bantamweight boxers square off against other bantamweights, and welterweights against welterweights.