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addaword.gifdefinition of park the bus

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in football, to play in a very defensive way by blocking your goal with several defenders to prevent opponents from scoring
Was Jose Mourinho right to park the bus in Chelsea's win over Liverpool?
Submitted from United Kingdom on 29/04/2014 11:18:00
Definition of park the bus from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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a method of financial trading in which share prices are hidden and not openly available to the public

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