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glance

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Cricket a stroke in which the ball is deflected off the bat to the leg side; glide

glance

2
Mineralogy any mineral having a metallic lustre, esp a simple sulphide
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Kieran Durham met the ball with a near post header and was unfortunate to see it glance off into his own net.
The new GameFlow system seriously speeds up games, as AI chooses plays from your tailored selection, while dual analogue controls allow you to control a player's upper-body movements to help you glance off onrushing opponents.
As I walked past, I saw this thing glance off my shoulder.
England's struggles this morning began with the 13th ball of the day when new batsman Matt Prior attempted a leg glance off spinner Harbhajan Singh and was caught by India captain MS Dhoni standing up to the stumps.
South African Van Jaarsveld survived a testing over and reached his fifty from 79 balls, with eight boundaries, with a leg glance off Stuart Broad and then pulled Charlie Shreck for another four.