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Basketball a free, or unhindered, shot at the basket from a designated line (), allowed to a player as a penalty imposed on the opponents for some rule infraction: each successful shot counts for one point
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
See foul shot.