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  • n. A stick used in the game of hurling.
  • n. Another term for hurling.


From hurl. (Wiktionary)



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  • The Irish game of ‘hurling’; hockey.

    I sat for a while by the gap in the wall
    Found a rusty tin can and an old hurley ball
    --"The Broad Majestic Shannon," the Pogues, c. 1988 Shane Macgowan

    February 7, 2007