passing stroke

noun

Definition of passing stroke

1 : a pass stroke in croquet
2 : a stroke in tennis aimed to drive the ball to one side of and beyond the reach of an opponent at or coming toward the net

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“Passing stroke.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/passing%20stroke. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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