billiard
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈbɪl.i.ə(ɹ)d/
Noun

billiard (plural billiards)

  1. A shot in billiards or snooker in which the cue ball strikes two other balls; a carom.
  2. (attributive) Pertaining to the game of billiards.
    a billiard table; a billiard ball
  3. A dynamical system in which a particle alternates between motion in a straight line and specular reflections from a boundary.
Translations
  • French: carambole only in french billiard, a.k.a. carambole
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /ˈbɪl.i.ɑː(ɹ)d/
Numeral

billiard (plural billiards)

  1. cln en (British, rare) 1015, a thousand billion (long scale) or a million milliard.
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