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Masse - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Masse

Masse is a billiards term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

A masse is a type of billiard shot that exhibits a steep curve of cue ball direction without the help of a rail or other object ball to rebound from. A masse shot can also cause complete ball reversal if applied properly. A masse shot is executed on the cue ball via a sharply raised cue stick.

See: curve shot, masse shot, arc, swerve shot, semi masse shot, semi masse, pique for more on the meaning of "Masse".

Masse - Usage

I love the type of masse shot that brings the ball right back.

Billiards - Masse

  • Title: Masse
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 1/6/2008 4:28:14 PM

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