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in-off

Line breaks: in-off
Pronunciation: /ɪnˈɒf/

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Definition of in-off in English:

noun

Billiards & Snooker
The pocketing of the cue ball (a scoring stroke in billiards, a foul in snooker) by bouncing it off another ball: he attempted a very difficult in-off [as adverb]: going in-off on the penultimate red

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