extra point
noun Date: circa 1949 a point gained on a conversion in football

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Extra-point — Marquer un touchdown donne droit : soit à botter une transformation (extra point en anglais ) qui rapporte un point (faite au pied), soit à une conversion qui consiste à atteindre de nouveau la end zone, soit par la passe ou à la course: si… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Extra Point — is a twice daily, two minute segment on ESPN Radio. The AM edition airs Monday through Saturday at various times between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m. ET, and the PM edition airs Monday through Friday between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. ET. On the segments, ESPN… …   Wikipedia

  • extra point — n. CONVERSION (sense 3) …   English World dictionary

  • Extra point — In American and Canadian football, the convert, conversion, try, extra point, point after touchdown, point after try or PAT is the act of lining up to attempt a one point field goal, immediately following a touchdown. If the kick goes through the …   Wikipedia

  • Extra point — Marquer un touchdown donne droit : soit à botter une transformation (extra point en anglais) qui rapporte un point (faite au pied), soit à une conversion qui consiste à atteindre de nouveau la end zone, soit par la passe ou à la course: si… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • extra point — noun in American football a point awarded for a successful place kick following a touchdown • Syn: ↑point after, ↑point after touchdown • Topics: ↑American football, ↑American football game • Hypernyms: ↑conversion, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • extra point — noun after a touchdown, an attempt to kick the ball through the goal posts to gain another point …   Wiktionary

  • extra point — Football. conversion (def. 13). * * * …   Universalium

  • EXTRA POINT — Exchange Traded Automatic Pricing Order Improvement (Business » Stock Exchange) …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • point — See: AT SWORDS POINTS, AT THE POINT OF, BESIDE THE POINT, BOILING POINT, CASE IN POINT, COME TO THE POINT, EXTRA POINT, MAKE A POINT, ON THE POINT OF, SORE SPOT or SORE POINT, STRETCH A POINT or STRAIN A POINT, TALKING POINT …   Dictionary of American idioms

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