hash mark


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Recent Examples on the Web On a third-and-seven from the left hash mark during the third quarter, Jayden de Laura fired a pass across the field for a 14-yard gain to Renard Bell, who was being defended by Jamal Hill. oregonlive, "Andy Avalos’ Dime package quickly making Oregon Ducks defense hard to beat on third downs," 19 Nov. 2020 Organt fired off a shot from the right hash mark to no avail at the 35th minute in second half. Kyle J. Andrews, baltimoresun.com, "Mount Saint Joseph soccer holds off Calvert Hall, 3-2," 4 Nov. 2020 Hockenson ran what was essentially a drag-corner route, taking Blackmon just past the inside hash mark on a shallow drag, then breaking outside toward the numbers. Dave Birkett, Detroit Free Press, "Why T.J. Hockenson may become Detroit Lions' No. 1 pass catcher with Kenny Golladay out," 4 Nov. 2020 Early in the fourth quarter of his third collegiate game, Britain Covey lined up at his own 31-yard line on the right hash mark, awaiting a punt from Fresno State’s Garrett Swanson. Josh Newman, The Salt Lake Tribune, "Britain Covey is key for the Utes, as a receiver and a return specialist," 22 Oct. 2020 After snapping the ball, quarterback Terry Wilson handed the ball off to running back A.J. Rose, who runs toward the left hash mark. Jon Hale, The Courier-Journal, "'We can chuckle about it now': How face mask and fogged glasses almost cost UK football," 21 Oct. 2020 Safety Tashaun Gipson was on the hash mark and maybe could have overlapped the play. Brad Biggs, chicagotribune.com, "Brad Biggs’ 10 thoughts on the Chicago Bears’ 17-13 win over the New York Giants in Week 2," 21 Sep. 2020 Doncic won Game 4 from his favorite position on the floor, high off the left wing near the hash mark that serves as the end of the coaching box. Tim Cowlishaw, Dallas News, "As Luka Doncic confounds the Clippers, we’re left to try and find the words for his breathtaking ability," 24 Aug. 2020 With a razor blade, lame or sharp knife sprayed with nonstick spray, cut a hash mark in the top of each loaf about 1/2-inch deep. Tribune News Service, cleveland, "Homemade bread: It’s the staff of life," 31 July 2020

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First Known Use of hash mark

1907, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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22 Nov 2020

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“Hash mark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hash%20mark. Accessed 23 Nov. 2020.

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