curling

noun curl·ing \ ˈkər-liŋ \
|Updated on: 15 Jul 2018

Definition of curling

: a game in which two teams of four players each slide curling stones over a stretch of ice toward a target circle

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  • : a game in which two teams of four players slide special stones over ice toward a circle



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