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forecourt

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noun fore·court \ˈfȯr-ˌkȯrt\

Simple Definition of forecourt

  • : the area near the net in tennis

  • : a large, flat, open area in front of a building

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of forecourt

  1. 1 :  an open court in front of a building

  2. 2 :  the area near the net in a court game


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