paddle tennis noun
: a game like tennis that is played with a paddle and rubber ball on a small court
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paddle tennis noun (Concise Encyclopedia)
Game like tennis that is played with a rectangular paddle and a slow-bouncing rubber ball on a small court. Frank P. Beal introduced it on New York playgrounds in the early 1920s. National championship tournaments are still held in the U.S. See also platform tennis.
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