Meaning of “volleyball” in the English Dictionary

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"volleyball" in British English

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volleyballnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈvɒl.i.bɔːl/ us /ˈvɑː.li.bɑːl/

A2 a game in which two teams use their hands to hit a large ball backwards and forwards over a high net without allowing the ball to touch the ground

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

"volleyball" in American English

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volleyballnoun [ U ]

us /ˈvɑl·iˌbɔl/

a game in which two teams use their hands to hit a large ball from one side of a high net to the other, without allowing the ball to touch the ground

(Definition of “volleyball” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)