Meaning of volleyball

vol•ley•ball

Pronunciation: (vol'ē-bôl"), [key]
— n.
  1. a game for two teams in which the object is to keep a large ball in motion, from side to side over a high net, by striking it with the hands before it touches the ground.
  2. the ball used in this game.
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