association football

association football
noun Date: 1873 soccer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Association football — As.sociation football n [U] BrE ↑football …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • association football — Brit. soccer. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

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