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inbounds

[in-boundz] /ˈɪnˈbaʊndz/
adjective
1.
Sports. being within the boundaries of a court or field.
2.
Basketball. of or relating to passing the ball onto the court from out of bounds.
Origin of inbounds
1960-1965
1960-65; adj. use of prepositional phrase in bounds
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  • It lets the player swing faster, which creates more pace and more spin, which keeps the ball inbounds despite the higher speeds.
  • The game has a rule where an individual must be touching the surface inbounds for a ball to be caught for a touchdown.

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