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English definition of “slam dunk”

slam dunk

noun [C]    
a shot in basketball in which a player jumps up and pushes the ball down through the net Basketball, netball and volleyballGeneral terms used in ball sports slam-dunk     /ˈslæm.dʌŋk/ verb [T] (also dunk) to jump up and force a basketball down through the net in order to score Basketball, netball and volleyballGeneral terms used in ball sports
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