pivot man

pivotman

[piv-uht-man]
noun, plural pivotmen [piv-uht-men] . Basketball.
a pivot ( def 7b ).

Origin:
1810–15; pivot + man1

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pivot man

noun
the person in a rank around whom the others wheel and maneuver [syn: pivot
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