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handball


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Handball  \Hand"ball`\,  n. 
  1.  A  ball  for  throwing  or  using  with  the  hand. 
 
  2.  A  game  played  with  such  a  ball,  as  by  players  striking  it 
  to  and  fro  between  them  with  the  hands,  or  alternately 
  against  a  wall,  until  one  side  or  the  other  fails  to 
  return  the  ball. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  handball 
  n  1:  a  small  rubber  ball  used  in  the  game  of  handball 
  2:  a  game  played  in  a  walled  court  or  against  a  single  wall  by 
  two  or  four  players  who  strike  a  rubber  ball  with  their 
  hands 




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