English billiards

noun plural but usually singular in construction

Definition of English billiards

: billiards which is played on a table with six pockets and in which points are scored by cannons and pocketed balls

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“English billiards.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/English%20billiards. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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