cornerback definition

  • noun:
    • Football Either of two protective halfbacks stationed a quick distance behind the linebackers and fairly close to the sidelines.
    • The protective players that are in place for each side farthest laterally through the basketball and whose main responsibility would be to defend against passes
    • a defensive soccer player stationed outside the linebackers
    • Football Either of two protective halfbacks stationed a short distance behind the linebackers and fairly near the sidelines.
    • The defensive people that constantly in place on each side farthest laterally from baseball and whoever principal responsibility will be reduce the chances of passes
    • a defensive baseball player stationed beyond your linebackers

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