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n. - (football) a punt from the center of the field to start a football game or to resume it after a score; A start given to contestants; The time at which something is supposed to begin.

Usage examples (36)
  • I was there with my parents at the kickoff
  • Also, kickoff is set for 3: 30 and the game will be broadcast on ESPNU.
  • They are 21-3 since 1993 when the temperature at kickoff is 34 degrees or colder.
  • Special teams: Carolina finished last in kickoff - and punt-return average last season. for more
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