indoor lacrosse

noun

Definition of indoor lacrosse

: box lacrosse The rules for indoor lacrosse, also called box lacrosse, allow for a goalie and five field players who take short shifts, as in ice hockey. There is a 30-second shot clock and play is stopped infrequently.— Marvin Pave, Boston Globe, 17 Feb. 2013

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First Known Use of indoor lacrosse

1922, in the meaning defined above

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“Indoor lacrosse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/indoor%20lacrosse. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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