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A stroke in certain sports, such as tennis, in which the ball is hit immediately after it bounces off the ground.
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(Individual Sports, other than specified) a stroke or shot in which the ball is hit immediately after it bounces
(Individual Sports, other than specified) to hit or kick (a ball) immediately after it bounces
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(in tennis, racquets, etc.) a stroke in which the ball is hit the moment it bounces from the ground.
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|Noun||1.||half volley - a tennis return made by hitting the ball immediately after it bounces|
return - a tennis stroke that sends the ball back to the other player; "he won the point on a cross-court return"
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half volleyn (Tennis) → demi-volée f inv
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