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Synonyms for carom

to strike a surface at such an angle as to be deflected

Synonyms for carom

a glancing rebound

a shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other

make a carom

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With 1:08 elapsed in the third period, Ryan made it 2-1 on a breakaway shot that caromed in off a Phoenix stick.
John Caromed of the Animal Rights Action Network said: "According to recent EU statistics, there are no monkey experiments taking place in Ireland.
Carlos Guzman lined a single that caromed off Bicondoa (7 innings, five runs, seven hits, no walks, eight strikeouts) into left field.
Although Farah Saleh singled and Jackie Russell walked in the bottom of the 14th, ECR (18-4, 5-0) received a favorable bounce with leadoff hitter Geri Jensen at-bat when Cobb's 221st pitch caromed off the backstop, allowing Perry to cut down Saleh at third for the final out.
In the 10th, Turners Falls junior Jenna Costa smashed a triple to deep right that caromed off the glove of Devona Johnson as she was going back to the fence.
She secured the hat trick with a 20-yard shot that caromed off Escamilla's hands and under the crossbar in the 74th minute.
A shot caromed off the end boards and bounced right to Versteeg, who shoveled the puck into the wide-open net.
It caromed into shallow center field, allowing Josh Barfield to trot home from third with the game's only run.
The game's only score came on Ayer's first drive, commenced unexpectedly when DaShawn Taylor recovered his own opening kickoff after it caromed off a Littleton player at midfield.
Furcal tried to shoestring it, but it took a vicious hop and struck him between his left bicep and shoulder and caromed too far into shallow center field for Furcal to do anything about it.
The winning goal came when a Holy Cross cross caromed off a Wildcats defender and in.
In the 17th minute, Juan Pablo Garcia's soft floater from the right side of the box beat Galaxy keeper Kevin Hartman, but the shot caromed off the left post and Hartman smothered the rebound.
Edmonton had the best opportunity of the third period on a nice shot by Erik Cole that Thomas got a leg on before it caromed off the post.
But just as it came down, his foot slipped into the camera well, and he had to grab the railing to balance himself as the ball caromed off the top of the low wall and into the stands.
The Kings tied it 5-all with 11:41 remaining when Kopitar's rising shot struck the right post and caromed off Fernandez's back before the goalie inadvertently swept it across the goal line with his left arm.