Center Pocket - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Center Pocket
Center Pocket is a billiards term that is a part of Pool Table Terminology.
In the UK, the center pocket is either one of the two pockets on either side of a pool or snooker table located halfway up the long rails.
They have a more shallow cut than the corner pockets because they have a 180 degree aperture, instead of a 90 degree aperture.
Center pockets are also commonly called middle pockets. This term is not commonly used in the US where the term side pocket prevails.
See: centre pocket, side pocket, middle pocket for more on the meaning of "Center Pocket".
Center Pocket - Usage
I'm trying to pot the four ball in the left center pocket.
Billiards - Center Pocket
- Title: Center Pocket
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 1/12/2007
- Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:48:59 AM
- Last Updated By: billiardsforum
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