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punt

Edited by T. F. Hoad

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology

Published in print January 1996 | ISBN: 9780192830982
Published online January 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191727153
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in Rugby football, kick (the ball) after dropping it from the hands before it reaches the ground. XIX. prob. spec.

Reference Entry.  29 words. 

Subjects: History of English

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