hang time
noun Date: 1971 the amount of time a kicked football remains in the air; also the length of time a leaping athlete is in the air

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  • Hang time — can refer to a number of things:* Hang time generally refers to how long something stays in the air: ** In basketball, the length of time a player stays in the air after jumping, either to make a slam dunk, lay up or jump shot. ** In American… …   Wikipedia

  • Hang Time — Álbum de Soul Asylum Publicación 25 de abril, 1988 Grabación 1988 Género(s) Rock alternativo Duración 39:13 …   Wikipedia Español

  • hang time — ☆ hang time n. Sports 1. the length of time a punted football remains in the air 2. the length of time a leaping athlete, as a basketball player jumping for a dunk shot, remains in midair …   English World dictionary

  • hang time — hang′ time n. spo the length of time that a football remains in the air after being kicked • Etymology: 1970–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • hang time — /ˈhæŋ taɪm/ (say hang tuym) noun Sport 1. (in football, golf, etc.) the length of time a ball remains in flight. 2. (in basketball) the length of time a player stays in the air after jumping, as in making a slam dunk, a lay up or a jump shot …   Australian English dictionary

  • hang time — noun : the amount of time a kicked football remains in the air ; also : the length of time a leaping athlete is in the air …   Useful english dictionary

  • hang time — the length of time that a football remains in the air after being kicked. [1970 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • hang time — UK / US noun [uncountable] computing the time between when a computer stops operating, preventing someone from working, and when it starts again, allowing them to continue working …   English dictionary

  • hang time — noun The duration that something stays in the air. Usually refers an athlete or something thrown or kicked …   Wiktionary

  • Hang Time (album) — Hang Time Studio album by Soul Asylum Released April 25, 1988 Recorded 1988 …   Wikipedia

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