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placekick

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noun place·kick \ˈplās-ˌkik\

Simple Definition of placekick

  • : a kick that is made in sports like American football and rugby when the ball has been put on the ground or is being held on the ground

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of placekick

  1. :  the kicking of a ball (as a football) placed or held in a stationary position on the ground


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placekick

verb place·kick

Definition of placekick

  1. transitive verb
  2. 1 :  to kick (a ball) from a stationary position

  3. 2 :  to score by means of a placekick

placekicker noun


1856

First Known Use of placekick

1856


PLACEKICK Defined for Kids

placekick

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noun place·kick \ˈplās-ˌkik\

Definition of placekick for Students

  1. :  a kick in football made with the ball held in place on the ground




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