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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Having less than the regular or necessary number of people.

Usage examples (35)
  • Sean Burke made 11 of his 31 saves in shorthanded situations and
  • The Islanders have had plenty of practice in shorthanded situations.
  • David Steckel (3: 16) and Matt Hendricks (3: 06) led the team in shorthanded time on ice.
  • Vinny is one of our regular penalty killers, and he's up among the leaders in shorthanded goals and points. for more
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