Definition of penalty shot
: an unhindered shot at the goal in ice hockey awarded to an individual for certain violations by an opponent
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PENALTY SHOT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of penalty shot for English Language Learners
: a shot in hockey that a player makes when the other team has broken a rule
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