Definition of netminder in English:

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netminder

Pronunciation: /ˈnetˌmīndər/

noun

Ice Hockey
A goaltender: the puck might go between the netminder’s pads
More example sentences
  • The Mighty Ducks evened their series in Calgary by getting in alone several times on Flames netminder Miikka Kiprusoff.
  • Gouthro's shutout was the first blanking of an opponent by a Waterloo netminder in over three years.
  • However, the visitors' netminder, Neil O'Connor, produced a fine save.

Derivatives

netminding

noun
Example sentences
  • Three goals from Mark Bultje and a peerless netminding display from Jayme Platt gave Phoenix the victory they needed in a must-win game.
  • Our netminding this season has been outstanding.
  • As you correctly note, the Leafs have bigger issues than netminding.

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Syllabification: net·mind·er

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