ping-pong ball

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Noun1.Ping-pong ball - light hollow ball used in playing table tennisping-pong ball - light hollow ball used in playing table tennis
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 Boston Celtics, who received their pick from the Brooklyn Nets through a trade, have the best chance to get the top pick with 250 ping-pong ball combinations, while the Phoenix Suns have 199 and Los Angeles Lakers have 156.
It's astonishing to think Vicente del Bosque (above) is closing in on a hat-trick of Euros and yet he still wears the expression of someone who stepped on his last ping-pong ball.
Because sick and disabled people deserve better than being treated like a political ping-pong ball.
All you'll need is a Ping-Pong ball to simulate the Moon.
He's been whizzing between Kim and Ronnie like a demented bouquet-carrying ping-pong ball.
Do you prefer this image of a Ping-Pong ball, or that one?
RAY: If this were a rainstorm, and those ping-pong ball drops were falling at the rate of one per second, you'd add another five drops to your windshield every second -- drops that are falling straight down onto your windshield from the sky.
We had to get the white changed because it was playing like a ping-pong ball.
London, Feb 6 ( ANI ): Researchers have developed a machine that could make a ping-pong ball travel at speeds greater than a supersonic F-16 jet screaming across the sky - all it takes is some sticky tape.
She loves to play fetch with crisp packets folded into triangles, and also to play paw tennis with a ping-pong ball on the living room table.
Challenge your students to design and build a device that is hand-held and motorized, and can kick a Ping-Pong ball across the floor.
Other creatures included Gulliver, a seagull made from a white ping-pong ball placed over a thumb and white gloves forming the body with outstretched fingers as the wings, the Scampi, created using purple gloves with red heads on each finger and Flash, a tortoise with a paper shell.