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The answer BALL has 325 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
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Definitions of ball in various dictionaries:
noun - round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games
noun - a solid projectile that is shot by a musket
noun - an object with a spherical shape
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|Possible Crossword Clues
|Horsehide or pigskin
|Word that can follow the ends of 17-, 26-, 43- and 58-Across
|Chain's end, sometimes
|Possible Jeopardy Clues
|Jai alai players know it's called the pelota
|Possible Dictionary Clues
|a solid or hollow spherical or egg-shaped object that is kicked, thrown, or hit in a game.
|a single throw, kick, or hit of the ball in a game, in particular:
|A formal social gathering for dancing.
|(of a flower) fail to open properly, decaying in the half-open bud.
|Have sexual intercourse with.
|Squeeze or form (something) into a rounded shape.
|The rounded protuberant part of the foot at the base of the big toe.
|(in cricket) a delivery of the ball by the bowler to the batsman.
|A solid or hollow spherical or egg-shaped object that is kicked, thrown, or hit in a game.
|A spherical or almost spherical body: a ball of flame.
|Ball, Rize, TURKEY
|Ball, Mersin, TURKEY
|Ball, Manisa, TURKEY
|Ball, Gjirokaster, ALBANIA
|Ball, Ioannina, GREECE
|Ball, Bitlis, TURKEY
|Ball, Artvin, TURKEY
|Ball, LOUISIANA, UNITED STATES
|Ball, Tekirdag, TURKEY
|Ball, Sirnak, TURKEY
A ball is a round object (usually spherical but sometimes ovoid) with various uses. It is used in ball games, where the play of the game follows the state of the ball as it is hit, kicked or thrown by players. Balls can also be used for simpler activities, such as catch, marbles and juggling. Balls made from hard-wearing materials are used in engineering applications to provide very low friction bearings, known as ball bearings. Black-powder weapons use stone and metal balls as projectiles.
* Although many types of balls are today made from rubber, this form was unknown outside the Americas until after the voyages of Columbus. The Spanish were the first Europeans to see bouncing rubber balls (albeit solid and not inflated) which were employed most notably in the Mesoamerican ballgame. Balls used in various sports in other parts of the world prior to Columbus were made from other materials such as animal bladders or skins, stuffed with various materials.
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