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volleyball

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Other sports
volleyballvol‧ley‧ball /ˈvɒlibɔːl $ ˈvɑːlibɒːl/ ●●○ noun 🔊 🔊 [uncountable]DSO a game in which two teams use their hands to hit a ball over a high net
Examples from the Corpus
volleyballAmong the survivors is a sister, Sarah, who was a volleyball star at Washington State University.Perhaps the beach volleyball players might catch a chill on the way there.I liked the back of the farm like that, and only kept the field mowed for volleyball and baseball.There's talk of a naked volleyball competition involving Ministry.You can also play volleyball or table-tennis.The older sisters played too, although one broke ranks to play volleyball in her junior college days.The youngest child, 17-year-old Julie, plays volleyball and softball.They strung a net between two palm trees and bobbed about in an energetic game of four-a-side volleyball.
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