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point guard

noun

Simple Definition of point guard

  • basketball : a player who is one of the two guards on a team and is the one most responsible for leading the team when it has the ball and is trying to score

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of point guard

  1. :  a guard in basketball who is chiefly responsible for running the offense

1970

First Known Use of point guard

1970


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