from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Basketball An unobstructed shot from the foul line awarded to a fouled player and scored as one point if successful. Also called free throw.
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- n. A free throw.
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- n. an unhindered basketball shot from the foul line; given to penalize the other team for committing a foul
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