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English definition of “head-to-head”

head-to-head

adjective, adverb  /ˈhed·təˈhed/ us  
opposing each other in direct competition: The two giant aircraft companies went head-to-head for the $2 billion order. Tampa Bay has no head-to-head games with Boston this year.
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