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split decision

noun, Boxing.
a decision of a bout on whose outcome the referee and judges did not unanimously agree.
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First recorded in 1945-50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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split decision

(boxing) the award of a fight on a majority verdict of the judges as opposed to a unanimous decision
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