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lacrosse

noun [U] uk   /ləˈkrɒs/ us    /-ˈkrɑːs/
a game played by two teams in which the players each use a long stick with a net at the end to catch, carry, and throw a small ball, and try to get the ball in the other team's goalHockeyGeneral terms used in ball sports
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