lacrosse stick

the primary instrument used in lacrosse to handle the ball

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  • Lacrosse stick — A lacrosse stick or crosse is a long handled racket that is used in the sport of lacrosse to handle the ball and to strike at opposing players. The head of a lacrosse stick is roughly triangular in shape and it is strung with loose netting that… …   Wikipedia

  • lacrosse stick — raketlazdė statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Sporto įrankis su 180 cm ilgio kotu ir 30 cm skersmens graižu vartiniam tenisui (lakrosui) žaisti. atitikmenys: angl. lacrosse stick vok. Rakettstock, m; Stock, m rus. кросс; ракетка …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • lacrosse stick — noun : crosse …   Useful english dictionary

  • Lacrosse — Sport imagesize = 225px caption = Lacrosse being played in Finland union = International Lacrosse Federation / International Federation of Women s Lacrosse Associations nickname = Lax first = As early as the 12th century AD, North… …   Wikipedia

  • Lacrosse en champ — Crosse au champ Crosse au champ Lacrosse en champ Fédération internationale ILF (de 1974 à 2008) FIL (fondée en 2008) Sport olympique depuis 1904 à 1908 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • stick — stick1 [ stık ] (past tense and past participle stuck [ stʌk ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 attach something to something ▸ 2 put quickly & carelessly ▸ 3 push something long into something ▸ 4 become difficult to move ▸ 5 when name is accepted ▸ 6 in card… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Stick — A stick generally refers to a long, slender piece of wood, usually a branch from a tree without the leaves that may be refined.Stick may refer to: *Floorballstick, a small plastic or carbon stick, with a blade, used in floorball *Chopsticks, an… …   Wikipedia

  • lacrosse — ► NOUN ▪ a team game in which a ball is thrown, carried, and caught with a long handled stick bearing a net at one end. ORIGIN from French (le jeu de) la crosse (the game of) the hooked stick …   English terms dictionary

  • lacrosse — 1718, American English, from Canadian Fr. jeu de la crosse game of the hooked sticks, from crosse hooked stick, which is used to throw the ball, from P.Gmc. *kruk . Originally a N.Amer. Indian game. The native name is represented by Ojibwa… …   Etymology dictionary

  • stick|work — «STIHK WURK», noun. 1. the way a player manipulates his stick in such sports as hockey and lacrosse. 2. U.S. Informal. skill in baseball batting. 3. a drummer s use of drumsticks. 4. a conductor s use of the baton …   Useful english dictionary

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