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English definition of “shoot”

shoot

verb [T] (PLAY)    /ʃuːt/ (shot, shot) mainly US informal
to play a game of pool or crapsPlaying cardsSnooker, pool and billiards shooter     /ˈʃuː.tər/ US  /-t̬ɚ/ noun [C] He's thought to be the best shooter in the league .General terms used in ball sports
(Definition of shoot verb (PLAY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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