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linebacker

noun [C] uk   /ˈlaɪnˌbæk.ər/  us   // US
a player in American football who tries to stop players from the other team from moving the ball along the field
Translations of “linebacker”
in Chinese (Traditional) (美式橄欖球的)中後衛…
in Chinese (Simplified) (美式橄榄球的)中后卫…
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