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The D - Billiard Term Definition

Welcome to the billiard, pool, and snooker glossary of terms. This is the definition of The D as it relates to cue sports. You can also view the entire billiard dictionary

Definition of The D

The D is a billiards term that is a part of Pool Table Terminology.

The D refers to the semi-circle that is marked on a snooker table behind the baulk line and centered on the middle of the line. The D is approximately 11.5 Inches on the radius, and gets it's name because of it's resemblance of an upper-case letter D. The D is used in UK eight ball and in english billiards.

The D - Usage

You have to shoot from within the D.

Billiards - The D

  • Title: The D
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 1/6/2008 6:03:25 PM

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