penalty shot

noun Ice Hockey.
a free shot at the goal defended only by the goalkeeper, awarded to an offensive player for certain defensive violations.

1945–50 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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He took a penalty shot after plunging his second shot into the water, then putted for a bogey.
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