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netball

(ˈnɛtˌbɔːl)
n
(Team Sports, other than specified) a team game similar to basketball, played mainly by women
ˈnetˌballer n
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Noun1.netball - a team game that resembles basketball; a soccer ball is to be thrown so that it passes through a ring on the top of a post
court game - an athletic game played on a court
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Translations
كُرَةُ الْشَبَكَةكُرَة الشَّبَكَه
dívčí košíkovánetball
kurveboldnetbold
verkkopallo
igra slična košarci
necclabda
netbolti
ネットボール
네트볼
netbal
korgboll
กีฬาเน็ตบอลมีสองทีมๆ ละเจ็ดคน
bóng rổ nữ

netball

[ˈnɛtbɔːl]
nnetball m
Netball is a bit like basketball, but it's normally played by girls → Le netball ressemble un peu au basket, mais est généralement pratiqué par les filles.
modif [tournament, match, player] → de netballnet curtains nplvoilages mpl
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net1

(net) noun
(any of various devices for catching creatures, eg fish, or for any of a number of other purposes, consisting of) a loose open material made of knotted string, thread, wire etc. a fishing-net; a hair-net; a tennis-net; (also adjective) a net curtain.
verbpast tense, past participle ˈnetted
to catch in a net. They netted several tons of fish.
ˈnetting noun
material made in the form of a net. wire netting.
ˈnetball noun
a team-game in which a ball is thrown into a net hanging high up on a pole.
ˈnetwork noun
1. anything in the form of a net, ie with many lines crossing each other. A network of roads covered the countryside.
2. a widespread organization. a radio network; television networks.
3. a system of computers that can exchange messages and information. The Internet is a global computer network
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netball

كُرَةُ الْشَبَكَة dívčí košíková kurvebold Korbball δικτυόσφαιρα netball verkkopallo netball igra slična košarci netball ネットボール 네트볼 netbal kurvball siatkówka netball нетбол korgboll กีฬาเน็ตบอลมีสองทีมๆ ละเจ็ดคน netbol bóng rổ nữ 无挡板篮球
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