masse shot


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Noun1.Masse shot - a shot in billiards made by hitting the cue ball with the cue held nearly verticallymasse shot - a shot in billiards made by hitting the cue ball with the cue held nearly vertically; the cue ball spins around another ball before hitting the object ball
billiards - any of several games played on rectangular cloth-covered table (with cushioned edges) in which long tapering cue sticks are used to propel ivory (or composition) balls
pocket billiards, pool - any of various games played on a pool table having 6 pockets
stroke, shot - (sports) the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club or racket or bat or cue or hand; "it took two strokes to get out of the bunker"; "a good shot requires good balance and tempo"; "he left me an almost impossible shot"
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Players may set up and aim with outstanding accuracy by moving the cue tip for follow, draw, english and spin shots, or raise the cue stick for curves and masse shots.
The player can perform several different shots such as bold shots, jump shots and masse shots, a first for a pool game.