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forehandnoun [C]

uk   /ˈfɔː.hænd/ us   /ˈfɔːr.hænd/
(in sports such as tennis) a hit in which the palm of the hand that is holding the racket faces the same direction as the hit itself, or the player's ability to perform this hit: a forehand volley His forehand is his weakest shot. serve to her forehand
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forehandnoun [C]

us   /ˈfɔrˌhænd, ˈfoʊr-/
(in sports such as tennis) a way of hitting the ball in which the inside part of the hand that is holding the racket (= piece of equipment) faces the direction of movement of the ball, or the player’s ability to perform this hit
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