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stickhandle

or stick-han路dle

[ stik-han-dl ]
/ 藞st瑟k藢h忙n dl /
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verb (used without object), stick路han路dled, stick路han路dling.
(in hockey and lacrosse) to control and skillfully maneuver the ball or puck with the stick.
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Origin of stickhandle

First recorded in 1910鈥15; back formation from stickhandling

OTHER WORDS FROM stickhandle

stickhandler, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for stickhandle

stickhandle
/ (藞st瑟k藢h忙ndl) /

verb
ice hockey to manoeuvre (the puck) deftly

Derived forms of stickhandle

stickhandler, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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