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foot fault

noun [C] uk   us  
in tennis, when a player steps over the back line of the court while serving
Translations of “foot fault”
in Chinese (Traditional) 腳步犯規(指網球運動中發球踩線)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脚步犯规(指网球运动中发球踩线)…
(Definition of foot fault from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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