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Hockey - synonyms or related words

field hockey

noun

mainly American

hockey

hockey

noun

British

a game played on grass by two teams of 11 players who try to score goals by hitting a ball with a curved stick called a hockey stick

hockey

noun

American

ice hockey

ice hockey

noun

British

a game played on ice by two teams of six players. The usual American word is hockey. The players use long sticks to try to hit a small round flat object called a puck into the opposite team’s goal.

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