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spot pass

n.
A pass directed to a predetermined place on a playing area so that the receiving player arrives at the same time as the pass.

spot′ pass′


n.
Sports.
a pass directed to a specific place in the playing area, the receiver being expected to arrive at the same time as the ball or puck.
[1945–50]
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Noun1.spot pass - a pass to a designated spot on the field; the receiver should arrive at that spot the same time the ball does
passing, passing game, passing play, pass - (American football) a play that involves one player throwing the ball to a teammate; "the coach sent in a passing play on third and long"
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