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on′side kick′*(n.)

  1. a short-distance kickoff resorted to in hopes of immediately recovering possession of the ball.

    Category: Football, Baseball, and Basketball, Sport

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  1. Onside kick

    In American and Canadian football, an onside kick is one in which the ball is kicked so as to avoid giving it to the other team.


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