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Pea - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Pea

Pea is a billiards term that is a part of Billiard Accessory Terminology.

Small numbered spheres used in various pocket billiard games. Each pea has a number and the set includes peas 1 through 15, and sometimes 16.

The set of pea spheres are placed in a bottle for purposes of random assignment depending on the various billiard games.

For example, players may draw peas to determine their position in a tournament roster.

Alternatively, players in a multiplayer game may each draw a pea to determine the order of play. In the game of kelly pool, the players may draw each a pea for purposes of assigning themselves a random ball.

Pea definition in billiards

See: shake bottle, pea bottle, pill bottle, kelly bottle, tally bottle, bottle, pill, peas, pills, tally balls, shake balls for more on the meaning of "Pea".

Pea - Usage

What pea did you draw? Number one. Oh, you are so lucky, you'll be first in the tournament roster.

Billiards - Pea

  • Title: Pea
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 11/28/2006
  • Last Updated: 10/23/2016 3:14:03 PM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

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