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offense in Sport topic

offenseof‧fense2 /ˈɒfens $ ˈɒːfens, ˈɑː-/ noun [uncountable] American English 🔊 🔊 DSthe part of a game such as American football, which is concerned with getting points and winning, or the group of players who do this opp defense 🔊 The Bears are going to have to work on their offense this season.
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offenseThe penalties for first offense of intentional distribution of the contents of cellular phone calls is the same.Opposition leaders have talked about pursuing a criminal case against Estrada for corruption and other offenses he allegedly committed in office.Young said he expected a 60-40 mix in the offense, heavier on the passing.