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extra point

noun

American football : a point scored after a touchdown by kicking the ball between the goalposts or by carrying or throwing it a short distance into the end zone

Full Definition of EXTRA POINT

:  a point gained on a conversion in football
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First Known Use of EXTRA POINT

circa 1949

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