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A shot made by a player at the highest point of a jump. Also called jumper1.
jump shooter n.
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(Basketball) basketball a shot at the basket made by a player releasing the ball at the highest point of a leap
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a basketball shot made by releasing the ball at the peak of a vertical leap.
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Shot where a player causes the cue ball to rise from the bed of the table.
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|Noun||1.||jump shot - (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jump|
basketball shot - throwing the basketball toward the hoop; "his shot hit the rim and bounced out"
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