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halfbacknoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɑːf.bæk/ us   /ˈhæf.bæk/ also half
(in football and other sports) a player who plays in the middle of the field, in front of the fullbacks and behind the forwards
(Definition of halfback from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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halfbacknoun [C]

us   /ˈhæfˌbæk/
(in football) a player who plays in the middle of the field, and (in soccer and field hockey) a player who plays near the forward line
(Definition of halfback from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “halfback”
in Chinese (Simplified) (足球等运动中的)前卫…
in Chinese (Traditional) (足球等運動中的)前衛…
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