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slotback

[slot-bak] /ˈslɒtˌbæk/
noun, Football.
1.
an offensive back who lines up about one yard behind the gap in the line between a tackle and an end stationed a distance outside of the tackle.
2.
the position played by this back.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; slot1 + back1
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