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corner kick

noun, Soccer.
1.
a direct free kick awarded to the attacking team when a defender last touched a ball that crossed entirely over the goal line, taken from the corner area on the side of the field where the ball went out of play.
Also called corner.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85
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