from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The group of players that substitute for the starting players or from which substitute players are drawn on a sports team.
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- n. A unit of players which is considered to have a secondary level of talent and which usually plays after the first string.
- adj. Not as good; of a lower quality or condition.
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- n. a squad of players that are available either individually or as a team to relieve or replace the players who started the game
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