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goal kick

noun, Soccer.
1.
a free kick taken by a defensive player after the ball, having last been touched by an offensive player, has gone out of bounds over the goal line.
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  • The kick-off (except as provided by Law 2), corner kick, and goal kick shall be free kicks within the meaning of the law.

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goal kick

noun
1.
(soccer) a kick taken from the six-yard line by the defending team after the ball has been put out of play by an opposing player
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