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end around

noun, Football.
1.
a play on offense in which an end, after running into the backfield, takes a handoff and attempts to run around the opposite end of the line.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • Television networks beamed images of the crisis and its violent end around the world.
  • Then bring the end around the rail crossing over itself forming a half hitch.

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