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

  • n. Basketball A shot made by arcing the far hand upward while being positioned or moving sideways to the basket.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A shot in which the offensive player, gently throws the ball with a sweeping motion of his arm in an upward arc with a follow-through which ends over his head.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a basketball shot made over the head with the hand that is farther from the basket


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