Definition of 'free throw'
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In that case it is two free throws. The Sun (2012)After a team has made four fouls in any quarter, any foul is two free throws. The Sun (2012)If a team has committed four fouls in a quarter, a foul leads to two free throws. The Sun (2012)
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