carve up

World English Dictionary
carve up
 
vb
1.  to cut (something) into pieces
2.  to divide or dismember (a country, land, etc)
 
n
3.  informal an act or instance of dishonestly prearranging the result of a competition
4.  slang the distribution of something, as of booty

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