football has definitions from the fields of sport,games,american football
[ noun ] (sport,games) any of various games played with a ball (round or oval) in which two teams try to kick or carry or propel the ball into each other's goal



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(The Dallas Morning News,...)

During his college career , Dr._Clark was captain of his basketball_team and was a football letterman .

(The Dallas Morning News,...)

Although he never gets to play while the clock is running , he gets a big kick - several every Saturday , in_fact - out of football .

Moritz came to Texas in 1954 but his freshman football efforts were hampered by a knee injury .

`` Nelson played magnificent football '' , Meek praised .

The early Southwest_Conference football leaders - Texas , Arkansas and Texas_A+M - made a big dent in the statistics last week .

[ noun ] (american football,games) the inflated oblong ball used in playing American football

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(The Dallas Morning News,...)

He broke that boy ( Air_Force fullback Nick_Arshinkoff ) in two and knocked him loose from the football '' .

(The New York Times,...)

Shaw and Skorich headed a group of players , coaches and team officials who received an engrossed copy of an official city citation and a pair of silver cufflinks shaped like a football .

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