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    a football term which describes a controversial goal which may or may not have crossed the goal line

    The only World Cup we won is with a ghost goal. We did not deserve to win in 1966.

    As for that ghost goal - well that's the sort of fateful thing that dogs the English team.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 27/06/2010


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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