Meaning of “tenpin bowling” in the English Dictionary

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"tenpin bowling" in British English

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tenpin bowlingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌten.pɪn ˈbəʊ.lɪŋ/ us /ˌten.pɪn ˈboʊ.lɪŋ/ UK

also bowling, US tenpins a game played inside, in which you roll a heavy ball down a track to try to knock down a group of pins (= tall, thin wooden objects)

(Definition of “tenpin bowling” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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