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put the shot

to throw a heavy metal ball as far as possible in a sports competition: He won the gold medal for putting the shot.
(Definition of put the shot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “put the shot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 推铅球,掷铅球…
in Chinese (Traditional) 推鉛球,擲鉛球…
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