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- n. The hoop, holding a string net, through which the basketball must be placed to score
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- n. horizontal circular metal hoop supporting a net through which players try to throw the basketball
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They even had a big red bow on the basketball hoop directly in front of the stage where the Nuptial Mass was celebrated.