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hockey

noun [U] uk   /ˈhɒk.i/ us    /ˈhɑː.ki/
A2 UK ( US field hockey) a game played on a sports field between two teams of eleven players who each have a curved stick with which they try to put a small hard ball into the other team's goal US →  ice hockey
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