Hook check - definition of hook check by The Free Dictionary
A check in ice hockey in which a defender uses the crook of the stick to pull the puck away from an opponent.
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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