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Can·non

(kan'ŏn),
Walter B., U.S. physiologist, 1871-1945. See: Cannon ring, Cannon theory, Cannon-Bard theory, Bernard-Cannon homeostasis.

cannon

(kăn′ən)
n. pl. cannon or can·nons
1. A round bit for a horse.
2. Zoology The section of the lower leg in some hoofed mammals between the hock or knee and the fetlock, containing the cannon bone.
v. can·noned, can·noning, can·nons
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There are championships held for carom, but there were not for snooker initially.
The district court agreed that the judgment was void as to Carom and Asirom, because they were not ADAS' successors for purposes of the re-insurance contracts.
The badminton court and judo karate hall is on the ground floor while the first floor has table tennis, carom, and snooker facilities along with a chess hall, squash court, offices and cafeteria.
Students made the most of this day by engaging in various sports like badminton, volleyball, different races, tug-of-war and various board games like ludo, dart, carom board.
You need to hit this shot with a lot of power, but if your shot reaches the right wall deep in the court without bouncing, it will carom off the right wall parallel to the back wall.
painting, singing, and indoor and outdoor games (carom, chess, table tennis, football, cricket and volley ball ).
Teams from various departments competed in cricket, football, volleyball, basketball, tug-of-war, relay, carom, chess, table tennis, and arm wrestling.
The festival featured cricket, football, volley ball, table tennis, badminton, carom, athletic meet, quiz competition etc.
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"I don`t have the doosra, but I do have the carom ball.
Efren "Bata" Reyes and Francisco delos Reyes took the bronze in the one-cushion carom, after losing their respective semifinal matches to Vietnamese foes.
Bergeron capitalized on a fortunate carom off the end boards to score the go-ahead goal on a power play 7:52 into the third period.