sphairee

/ (sfaɪˈriː) /

noun

Australian a game resembling tennis played with wooden bats and a perforated plastic ball, devised by F. A. Beck in 1961

Nearby words

  1. sphaeristeria,
  2. sphaeristerium,
  3. sphaero-,
  4. sphagnous,
  5. sphagnum,
  6. sphalerite,
  7. sphecid,
  8. sphen-,
  9. sphene,
  10. sphenic

Word Origin for sphairee

from Greek sphaira a ball

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