korfball

noun

an indoor game similar to basketball, in which each team consists of four men and four women
(formerly) an out game similar to basketball, in which each team consists of six men and six women

Nearby words

  1. korean,
  2. korean hemorrhagic fever,
  3. korean lawn grass,
  4. korean war,
  5. korero,
  6. korimako,
  7. koriyama,
  8. korma,
  9. kornberg,
  10. kornberg, arthur

Word Origin for korfball

C20: from Dutch korfbal basketball

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