back pass

noun
variants: or less commonly back-pass
plural back passes also back-passes

Definition of back pass

: a pass to a player behind the ball carrier in some sports (such as soccer and basketball)

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“Back pass.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/back%20pass. Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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