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English definition of “netball”

netball

noun [U] uk   /ˈnet.bɔːl/ us    /-bɑːl/ UK
a sport played by two teams of seven players, usually women or girls, in which goals are scored by throwing a ball through a net hanging from a ring at the top of a poleBasketball, netball and volleyballGeneral terms used in ball sports
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