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top·spin

 (tŏp′spĭn′)
n.
Forward rotation imparted to a ball by a stroke, as in tennis.

topspin

(ˈtɒpˌspɪn)
n
(General Sporting Terms) sport spin imparted to make a ball bounce or travel exceptionally far, high, or quickly, as by hitting it with a sharp forward and upward stroke. Compare backspin

top•spin

(ˈtɒpˌspɪn)

n.
a spinning motion imparted to a ball that causes it to rotate forward.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.topspin - forward spin (usually of a moving ball) that is imparted by an upward stroketopspin - forward spin (usually of a moving ball) that is imparted by an upward stroke
spin - a swift whirling motion (usually of a missile)
Translations

topspin

[ˈtɒpˌspɪn] n (Tennis) → effetto topspin
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