from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The white ball that is propelled with the cue in billiards and pool.

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  • noun snooker, pool, billiards The white ball which, struck by the cue, collides with the other balls to achieve the object of the particular game.
  • noun pejorative a bald person

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  • noun the ball that the billiard player or pool player strikes with his cue


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