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ping–pong

play
verb \ˈpiŋ-ˌpäŋ, -ˌpȯŋ\

Definition of ping–pong

First Known Use of ping–pong

1902


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ping–pong

noun

Definition of ping–pong

  1. :  something resembling a game of table tennis; especially :  a series of usually verbal exchanges between two parties a ping–pong of absurdist dialogue — Lawrence O'Toole

First Known Use of ping–pong

1909


Ping–Pong

play
trademark \ˈpiŋ-ˌpäŋ, -ˌpȯŋ\

Definition of Ping–Pong

  1. —used for table tennis


PING–PONG Defined for English Language Learners

Ping-Pong

play
trademark

Definition of Ping–Pong for English Language Learners

  • —used for table tennis


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