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high stick

noun, Ice Hockey.
1.
a hockey stick held above shoulder level, which is against regulations.

high-stick

[hahy-stik] /ˈhaɪˌstɪk/
verb (used with object), Ice Hockey.
1.
to strike (an opponent) at shoulder level or above with a hockey stick.
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  • There was a torch—that is to say, a copper basket on a high stick with oiled wood burning in it.

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