Business - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Business
Business is a billiards slang term that is a part of Gambling and Betting Terminology.
Business is a billiard term that refers to the unsavory collusion between opponents to prearrange who wins a billiard match on which other people's money is wagered.
The idea here is that the losing player receives a cut of the gambling proceeds for his or her effort in the collusion.
See: doing business, dump, pitching, catching, pitcher, catcher, hustle, gapper for more on the meaning of "Business".
Business - Usage
I just don't wager anymore, since news that most players in this league are known to do business.
Billiards - Business
- Title: Business
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 4/15/2006
- Last Updated: 12/28/2007 9:48:13 AM
- Last Updated By: billiardsforum
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