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touchdown

touch·down

touchdown

 
pronunciation:
tuhch daUn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of scoring six points in football by catching or carrying the ball behind the opponent's goal line.
The winning touchdown had the crowd roaring.
definition 2: the point or moment at which an aircraft or spacecraft lands.
antonyms:
blastoff
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  airplane, sport