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The meaning of "the ball is in your court"

" The ball is in your court "
Meaning:
It is your turn to make a decision.
Example:
I've done more than my share in this partnership. The ball is in your court to decide what happens next.
Where did it originate?:
Britain, mid-20th century.
Where is it used?:
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