pivotman

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noun piv·ot·man \ˈpi-vət-ˌman\

Definition of pivotman

  1. :  one who plays the pivot; specifically :  a center on a basketball team

Circa 1814

First Known Use of pivotman

circa 1814


PIVOTMAN Defined for English Language Learners

pivotman

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noun

Definition of pivotman for English Language Learners

  • basketball : a player who plays in the pivot : the center on a team

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