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jump shot

n. Basketball
A shot made by a player at the highest point of a jump. Also called jumper1.

jump shooter n.
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jump shot

n
(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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jump′ shot`


n.
a basketball shot made by releasing the ball at the peak of a vertical leap.
[1905–10]
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jump shot

Shot where a player causes the cue ball to rise from the bed of the table.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jump shot - (basketball) a player releases the basketball at the high point of a jumpjump 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"
basketball, basketball game, hoops - a game played on a court by two opposing teams of 5 players; points are scored by throwing the ball through an elevated horizontal hoop
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