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Definition of body check noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

body check

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈbɒdi tʃek//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbɑːdi tʃek//
 
 
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(in ice hockey) an attempt to prevent a player’s movement by blocking them with your shoulder or hip
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: body check