Definitions

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

  • n. Forward rotation imparted to a ball by a stroke, as in tennis.

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  • n. A rotational motion, especially that given to a ball, in which the upper surface spins in the direction of motion.
  • v. To spin (a ball) with this motion.

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

  • n. forward spin (usually of a moving ball) that is imparted by an upward stroke

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