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  1. pertaining to or being a sequential account of each incident or act of an event, as in sports.

    Category: Sport, Showbiz

  2. (n.)a detailed and sequential description of a sports contest or other event.

    Category: Common Vocabulary, Sport, Showbiz


  1. play-by-play(Adjective)

    Describing a sports commentary in which a commentator describes every action in some detail, often assisted by a second commentator who provides background information and other comments


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