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hockeynoun [U]

uk   /ˈhɒk.i/  us   /ˈhɑː.ki/
A2 UK (US field hockey) a game played on a sports field between two teams of eleven players who each have a curved stick with which they try to put a small, hard ball into the other team's goal
US →  ice hockey

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(Definition of hockey from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hockeynoun [U]

 us   /ˈhɑk·i/ (also ice hockey)
a game played on ice between two teams of eleven players who each have a curved stick with which the player tries to put the puck (= small, hard, rubber disk) into the other team’s goal
(Definition of hockey from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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