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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A blow delivered in return.

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  • noun A blow delivered in return of a previous blow by somebody else, such as an opponent in a boxing match.

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  • noun a return blow; a retaliatory blow

Etymologies

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counter- +‎ blow

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