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broomball

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Definition of broomball in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A game similar to ice hockey in which players run rather than skate and use rubber brooms or broom handles to push a ball into the goal.
Example sentences
  • There are many sports offered by Campus Rec this term Competitive sports include soccer, basketball, broomball, volleyball, ice hockey and ball hockey.
  • Competitive broomball features refereed games, use of the offside rule and score-keeping.
  • Our one-size-fits-all plan will help you start your winter sport - skiing, snowshoeing, broomball, whatever - in shape, not just finish it that way.

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