forecheck
intransitive verb Date: 1951 to check an opponent in ice hockey in the opponent's defensive zone • forechecker noun

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • forecheck — [fôr′chek΄] vt. Hockey to check (an opponent) in the area around the opponent s goal, usually in an effort to prevent an offensive play from developing: cf. BACKCHECK …   English World dictionary

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  • forecheck — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ intransitive verb : to check an opponent in ice hockey in his own defensive zone …   Useful english dictionary

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  • forechecker — noun see forecheck …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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