Canadian football

noun

Definition of Canadian football

: a game resembling American football that is played on a turfed field between two teams of 12 players each

First Known Use of Canadian football

1894, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of Canadian football was in 1894

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“Canadian football.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Canadian%20football. Accessed 21 Sep. 2021.

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Canadian football

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Canadian football

: a game that is like American football and is played on a field between two teams of 12 players each

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