center jump


noun Basketball.

a jump ball between the centers of the opposing teams, held in the circle at the center of the court, as at the beginning of each period.

Nearby words

  1. center bit,
  2. center field,
  3. center fielder,
  4. center forward,
  5. center halfback,
  6. center of attraction, the,
  7. center of curvature,
  8. center of gravity,
  9. center of mass,
  10. center of ossification

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