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paddleball

[pad-l-bawl] /ˈpæd lˌbɔl/
noun
1.
a game played on a handball court following the same basic rules as handball, but in which players use short-handled, perforated paddles to hit a ball resembling a tennis ball.
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35, Americanism; paddle1 + ball1
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