a field goal made by striking a ball in the air into the basket, usually from close range.
(soccer) a goal scored without great effort by simply knocking the ball into the goal from close range
noun 1. a long, narrow strip of linen, cotton, or the like, used for tying garments, binding seams or carpets, etc. 2. a long, narrow strip of paper, metal, etc. 3. a strip of cloth, paper, or plastic with an adhesive surface, used for sealing, binding, or attaching items together; adhesive tape or masking tape. […]
noun 1. a cylindrical stick, long plug, or stopper for closing an opening through which liquid is drawn, as in a cask; spigot. 2. a faucet or cock. 3. the liquor drawn through a particular tap. 4. British. a taphouse or taproom. 5. a tool for cutting screw threads into the cylindrical surface of a […]
noun 1. a food substance prepared from cassava in granular, flake, pellet (pearl tapioca) or flour form, used in puddings, as a thickener, etc. noun 1. a beadlike starch obtained from cassava root, used in cooking as a thickening agent, esp in puddings
[tap-ee-oh-kuh-plant, -plahnt] /ˌtæp iˈoʊ kəˌplænt, -ˌplɑnt/ noun 1. the cassava, Manihot esculenta.