• Definition for "ball in hand"
    • In billiards, a circumstance for which a fault…
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  • Sentence for "ball in hand"
    • Ball in hand," he yelled, throwing…
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  • Urban Dictionary for "ball in hand"
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ball in hand definition

  • noun:
    • In billiards, a circumstance for which a fault by another player, such as for example a scratch, permits the competitor to use the cue ball in hand and put it anywhere behind the baulk line.
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