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punchball

[puhnch-bawl] /ˈpʌntʃˌbɔl/
noun
1.
a form of playground or street baseball in which a rubber ball is batted with the fist.
Origin of punchball
1930-1935
First recorded in 1930-35; punch1 + ball1
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British Dictionary definitions for punchball

punchball

/ˈpʌntʃˌbɔːl/
noun
1.
a stuffed or inflated ball, supported by a flexible rod, that is punched for exercise, esp boxing training
2.
(US) a game resembling baseball in which a light ball is struck with the fist
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