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Wednesday 1 October 2014

Buzz- Fitionary

Blade noun, the wooden part of the racket

Dead ball noun, a shot played with little or no spin

Inverted rubbers noun, a common racket covering consisting of a sheet of rubber on top of a layer of sponge in which the pimples (pips) point inward, creating a smooth playing surface

Kill noun, an aggressive, winning shot

Long pimples noun, a common racket covering with the pips pointing outwards

Paddle noun, alternative name for racket or bat

Ping Pong noun, trademarked name used mainly in the US and is often interchangeable with 'table tennis'

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