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Definition of korfball noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

korfball

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkɔːfbɔːl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkɔːrfbɔːl//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a game similar to basketball, played by two teams of eight players, four men and four women Word Origin early 20th cent.: from Dutch korfbal, from korf ‘basket’ + bal ‘ball’.