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Definition of target man noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

target man

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈtɑːɡɪt mæn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɑːrɡɪt mæn//
 
 
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in football (soccer ) and hockey, an attacking player who plays in a central position and to whom other players try to pass the ball
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