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center halfback

noun
1.
Field Hockey. the player in the middle among the halfbacks.
2.
Soccer. the player in the middle of his or her own half of the field who carries out both offensive and defensive duties.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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Contemporary definitions for center half-back
noun

this player position in certain sports

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