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backcourt

back·court

backcourt

 
pronunciation:
baek kort
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: in basketball, the half of the court that a team is defending. (Cf. forecourt.)
definition 2: in basketball, the two guard positions, as a unit.
definition 3: in tennis, the part of the court between the base line and the service line. (Cf. forecourt.)
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