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Centre String - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Centre String

Centre String is a billiards term that is a part of Pool Table Terminology.

The centre string is an imaginary and unmarked line which bisects the centres of the two centre pockets and the centre spot. Where the centre string intersects the long string is known, and defines, the centre spot. The centre string runs horizontally across the exact centre of the billiard table.

See: center string, center spot, centre spot, long string, head string, foot string, head spot, foot spot for more on the meaning of "Centre String".

Centre String - Usage

The centre string is right in the middle of the table, and is imaginary.

Billiards - Centre String

  • Title: Centre String
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 4/4/2007
  • Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:48:59 AM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

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