goalball

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goalball

(ˈɡəʊlˌbɔːl)
n
1. (Team Sports, other than specified) a game played by two teams who compete to score goals by throwing a ball that emits audible sound when in motion. Players, who may be blind or sighted, are blindfolded during play
2. (Team Sports, other than specified) the ball used in this game
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