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tackle

noun     /ˈtækl/
BALL [C]
an attempt to get the ball from someone in a game such as footballFootball/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sportsHockeyGeneral terms used in ball sportsRugbyGeneral terms used in ball sportsGeneral terms used in ball sports
THINGS [U]
all the things you need for a particular activity: fishing tackle Things needed for a task
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