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extra point

noun

Simple Definition of extra point

  • 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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of extra point

  1. :  a point gained on a conversion in football

Circa 1949

First Known Use of extra point

circa 1949


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