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backboard

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbækbɔːd/
in basketball, a board behind the metal ring that you have to throw the ball through to score Basketball, netball and volleyballGeneral terms used in ball sports
Translations of “backboard”
in Chinese (Traditional) (籃球架上的)籃板…
in Russian баскетбольный щит…
in Turkish basket potası, çemberin tutturulduğu arka pano…
in Chinese (Simplified) (篮球架上的)篮板…
in Polish tablica…
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