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English definition of “ice hockey”

ice hockey

noun [U]     (US also hockey)
A2 a game played on ice between two teams of players who each have a curved stick with which they try to put a puck (= a small , hard disc ) into the other team's goal HockeyGeneral terms used in ball sports
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