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line of scrimmagenoun [C usually singular]

uk   /ˌlaɪn əv ˈskrɪm.ɪdʒ/ us   /ˌlaɪn əv ˈskrɪm.ɪdʒ/ US
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line of scrimmagenoun [C usually sing]

us   /ˈlɑɪn əv ˈskrɪm·ɪj/
an imaginary line along which football teams face each other at the start of each play
(Definition of line of scrimmage from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (美式橄榄球球场的)中区线,争球线…
in Chinese (Traditional) (美式橄欖球球場的)中區線,爭球線…
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