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cager

[key-jer] /ˈkeɪ dʒər/
noun
1.
Informal. a basketball player.
2.
Mining. a machine for putting cars on or off a cage.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; cage + -er1
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cager

noun

A basketball player: The eight-foot cager sped down the court like a maddened giraffe (1930s+ Sports)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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