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quick kick

noun, Football.
1.
a punt, usually on second or third down, made from an offensive formation not usually used for kicking, intended to go beyond the opposing safety men in order to prevent a possible runback.
Origin
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • The next step once that is finished will be to hold a quick kick off meeting.

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