lacrosse ball

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Noun1.lacrosse ball - ball used in playing lacrosselacrosse ball - ball used in playing lacrosse  
ball - round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games; "the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve"; "the mayor threw out the first ball"; "the ball rolled into the corner pocket"
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The head of the lacrosse stick is strung with loose mesh designed to catch and hold the lacrosse ball.
Why: The Shield Throat Protector can crack or break when struck by a lacrosse ball, posing a laceration hazard to the user.
Most cases involve a projectile such as a baseball, softball, hockey puck, lacrosse ball, or direct chest contact with another person.
To perform this drill, place a lacrosse ball at 10 yds.
Nevertheless, on March 25, 2000, a lacrosse ball struck him in the chest, and he went into cardiac arrest.
The rare but often fatal condition, known as commotio cordis, occurs when children are struck by a baseball, softball, lacrosse ball, or other object within a critical split second in the heart cycle, triggering ventricular fibrillation.
The design creates a pseudo-pocket that holds the lacrosse ball firmly in the stick's head.