hook check

hook check

n.
A check in ice hockey in which a defender uses the crook of the stick to pull the puck away from an opponent.

hook′-check′ v.
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On the second hook check, Ned's shoe sunk into the soft mud and held tight as he stepped away.
SCHEME - diabetes specialist Prof Roy Taylo; POSITIVE IMPACT - diabetes specialist nurse Michele Hook checks patient Tracy Halpin's electronic insulin pump during her appointment at the Gateshead clinic; CONVENTIONAL TREATMENT - diabetics usually have to inject themselves with insulin