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English definition of “volley”


noun [C] (SPORTS)    /ˈvɒl.i/ US  /ˈvɑː.li/
(in sports ) a kick or hit in which a player returns a moving ball before it touches the ground : That was a marvellous backhand volley.Tennis and racket sports
(Definition of volley noun (SPORTS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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