hockey stick


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hockey stick

n.
A long-handled stick with one curved end that is used in hockey.

hock′ey stick`


n.
the long, hooked stick used in field hockey or ice hockey.
[1840–50]
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Noun1.hockey stick - sports implement consisting of a stick used by hockey players to move the puckhockey stick - sports implement consisting of a stick used by hockey players to move the puck
stick - a long implement (usually made of wood) that is shaped so that hockey or polo players can hit a puck or ball
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How she did it, she never knew, but for the next few minutes she worked as if possessed, blindly obeying Laurie, who was quite self-possessed, and lying flat, held Amy up by his arm and hockey stick till Jo dragged a rail from the fence, and together they got the child out, more frightened than hurt.
Police said that Kosugi then allegedly hit Tolk in the head with a hockey stick and stomped on his chest.
PESHAWAR -- Hockey artisan Shahbaz Ahmad Senior Thursday donated a signed hockey stick to be kept in the Hockey Museum located at Woking in London which is home to a rich treasure of hockey memorabilia.
FAMILIES described "swarms of police" descending on their street, with officers then reportedly seizing a golf club and a hockey stick.
Watching teams players attacking the referee, the head coach of Pakistan team Hanif Khan couldnt resist his anger, and he too picked the hockey stick to express displeasure on players behaviour.
The graph is so named because it resembles a hockey stick lying horizontally, with the long handle representing the flat temperatures of the past millennium and the upturned blade representing the supposedly unprecedented and alarming uptick caused by AGW.
Art Federow found what he believes may be the world's oldest known hockey stick in the attic of his grandfather's home on Chippawa Creek, a tributary of the Welland River, nearly five decades ago.
Egyptian Taqi Ahmed Desouqi, 26, was beaten with a hockey stick and stabbed in the chest during a fight on October 24 last year in Juffair.
I had a phase where I would wear a lot of Halloween masks and I would carry a hockey stick with me.
A BRAVE shopkeeper grabbed a hockey stick from behind the counter and tried to knock away the gun a masked man was pointing at him, a court heard.
Mann's The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars is an exciting and re-assuring book at first encounter.
The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars: Dispatches from the Front Lines (Columbia University Press) is the story of the graphic told by one of the scientists who created it, Michael Mann, a member of the Penn State University faculty with a Ph.