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forecheck

fore·check

forecheck

pronunciation:
for chek
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: forechecked, forechecking, forechecks
definition: in hockey, to check (an opposing player) in the vicinity of the opponent's goal. (Cf. backcheck.)
Word Parts
The word forecheck contains the following part:
fore- Old English root that means before, in time or position