korfball


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korfball

(ˈkɔːfˌbɔːl)
n
1. (Team Sports, other than specified) an indoor game similar to basketball, in which each team consists of four men and four women
2. (Team Sports, other than specified) (formerly) an outdoor game similar to basketball, in which each team consists of six men and six women
[C20: from Dutch korfbal basketball]
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