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(in various sports) serve again.
- ‘She re-served the ball back into the penalty box and found Vanessa, who headed it home.’
- ‘If there is a dispute, resume play by re-serving the ball with no point awarded.’
- ‘If this rule is violated, the opponent has the choice of either continuing play from the current position or re-serving the ball.’
- ‘If the ball does not go in the goal, the opposing team will have the option of continuing play from the current position or re-serving the ball.’
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