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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

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

place·kick·er noun


1856

First Known Use of placekick

1856


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