Definition of fast break in English:

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fast break

noun

A swift attack from a defensive position in basketball, soccer, and other ball games: [as modifier]: the best fast-break team in the League
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  • Otherwise, they will take so long getting into position that a fast break is impossible.
  • The theory proposed here is not to race the ball upcourt looking for a fast break basket.
  • They were able to get easy baskets on the fast break with regularity.
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