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slapshot

/ˈslæpˌʃɒt/
noun
1.
(hockey:Ice) a hard, fast, often wild, shot executed with a powerful downward swing, and with the blade of the stick brushing firmly against the ice prior to striking the puck
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n.

in ice hockey, 1942, from slap (v.) + shot (n.).

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