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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A check, as in ice hockey, in which a player impedes another with the body.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A move in ice hockey or lacrosse in which a player impedes another with his body
  • v. To perform a body check on someone.

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