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exhibition game

noun
1.
an unofficial game played under regular game conditions between professional teams, usually as a part of preseason training or as a fund-raising event.
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  • In his first exhibition game, against the Miami Heat, he committed nine turnovers, a ludicrous number for a center.

  • In an October exhibition game in Asheville, N.C., the good and bad in him were on conspicuous display.

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  • We've been trying to induce some of the big teams to play an exhibition game for us, but so far we haven't been successful.

  • Don't run away with the idea I've had you fellows down to play an exhibition game just to keep me merry and bright.

    The Man Upstairs P. G. Wodehouse
  • That film of the exhibition game we played in Philadelphia is being shown in town.

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