frontcourt

noun front·court \ ˈfrənt-ˈkȯrt \
Updated on: 3 Dec 2017

Definition of frontcourt

1 : a basketball team's offensive half of the court
2 : the positions of the forwards and center on a basketball team; also : the forwards and center themselves

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First Known Use of frontcourt

circa 1949


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