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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other; A glancing rebound v. - Rebound after hitting.

Usage examples (31)
  • He poked his stick behind Kolzig's skate on the first one and wristed in a long carom from the goalie on the second.
  • The "carom" show trial, in which the true target is not the defendant, but a third party not even present.
  • "I saw it kind of carom off to the left from my angle and figured it was worth taking the chance," Posey said.
  • But Owyachi Pana or carom leaves is called cuban oregano. for more
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