basketball hoop


basketball hoop
panyèn baskètbòl

English-Kreyol dictionary. 2008.

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  • hoop — UK [huːp] / US [hup] noun [countable] Word forms hoop : singular hoop plural hoops 1) an object in the shape of a circle, usually made of metal, plastic, or wood a basketball hoop hoop earrings a) a large ring used in a circus for animals to jump …   English dictionary

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