Definitions

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  • adjective Not throwing, or not involved in the act of throwing

Etymologies

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non- +‎ throwing

Examples

  • The good news: Charlie Ward looked sharp after undergoing surgery to clean up his left, nonthrowing shoulder during the off-season.

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  • For Bills' Quarterback, Losing Wedding Ring Is Not an Option Buffalo's Ryan Fitzpatrick points out that he wears the ring on his left, nonthrowing hand.

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  • Seminoles quarterback E J Manuel is questionable after he sprained his nonthrowing shoulder in a loss to top-ranked Oklahoma last week.

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  • Vick says that there is a "100 percent chance" he will play despite a tender nonthrowing hand.

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  • For Bills' Quarterback, Losing Wedding Ring Is Not an Option Buffalo's Ryan Fitzpatrick points out that he wears the ring on his left, nonthrowing hand.

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  • Because the surgery was on Sanchez's nonthrowing shoulder, the big test is hitting.

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  • -- What just happened: Quarterback Alex Smith injured his nonthrowing shoulder, and there's no telling whether this was a good or bad thing for the offense.

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  • On third-and-four from the Bears 48, Corey Wootton got in the backfield and grabbed Favre by his nonthrowing shoulder, slamming him toward the cold turf.

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  • He took first-team reps Wednesday, but worked behind Stanton separated left nonthrowing shoulder in the rotation Thursday.

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  • They had him keep a towel pinned against his body under his right - nonthrowing - elbow to keep his body in the proper alignment so his release point would be a little higher.

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