anchor nurse

noun

: a nurse in billiards in which the two object balls are kept anchored

Word History

First Known Use

1894, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of anchor nurse was in 1894

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“Anchor nurse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/anchor%20nurse. Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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