The result will force Romney to settle for a crushing win on his native turf, rather than a clean sweep.
Regardless of the result, Papandreou seems destined for indefinite—and perhaps permanent—political exile.
The other, to his immediate left, is calling for a touchback, the result of an interception.
early 15c., "occur as a result, arise as a consequence," from Medieval Latin resultare "to result," in classical Latin "to spring forward, rebound," frequentative of past participle of resilire "to rebound" (see resilience). Related: Resulted; resulting.
1620s, "action of springing back;" 1640s, "outcome, effect," from result (v.). Related: Results. Mathematical sense from 1771.