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speedball

1. noun In baseball or softball, an especially fast pitch. Watch out for their new pitcher—I hear her speedball is incredibly fast.
2. noun, slang A mixture of cocaine and heroin (or, less commonly, morphine), which is inhaled through the nose or injected intravenously. I knew I was at the wrong party when I saw people doing speedballs.
3. verb, slang To inhale or inject such a mixture. When I walked into a room full of people speedballing, I knew I needed to get out of that party.

speedball

n. [in baseball] a fast (pitched) ball. The pitcher threw a speedball, and I didn’t even see it!
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The club members also include several speedball world champions.
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The tournament will offer players and spectators a wide variety of paintballing action, including speedball, tactical time trail and a shooting range.
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Australian speedball Ortensia is favourite after her win in Dubai from Sole Power and the Irish raider is also among the declarations, despite Eddie Lynam suggesting last week he was an unlikely runner.
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The Egyptian Speedball Federation has decided that local matches will resume nationwide.
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