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lineoutnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈlaɪn.aʊt/
a way of ​continuing a ​game of rugby after the ​ball has gone off the ​field, in which the ​attackingplayers from both ​teamsform two ​parallellines at the ​edge of the ​field and ​jump to ​catch the ​ball when it is ​thrown between the two ​lines
(Definition of lineout from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lineout”
in Chinese (Simplified) (英式橄榄球的)球出界,界外球…
in Chinese (Traditional) (英式橄欖球的)球出界,界外球…
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