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cornerman

[kawr-ner-man, -muh n] /ˈkɔr nərˌmæn, -mən/
noun, plural cornermen
[kawr-ner-men, -muh n] /ˈkɔr nərˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA)
1.
Basketball. a forward.
2.
Ice Hockey. a player who is adept at gaining control of the puck in the corner areas of the rink.
Origin
corner + man1
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