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type of football, 1864, after Rugby, public school where the game was played, from city of Rugby in Warwickshire, central England. The place name is Rocheberie (1086), probably "fortified place o [..]
Source: etymonline.com

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team sport similar to soccer, but where players are allowed to carry the ball, block with the hands and arms, and tackle.
Source: nationalgeographic.org

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a form of football played with an oval ball The Rugby Amtrak station is a train station in Rugby, North Dakota served by Amtrak, the national railroad passenger system. The station was built in 1907 a [..]
Source: google-dictionary.so8848.com

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(n) a form of football played with an oval ball
Source: beedictionary.com

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Predecessor to American football, but still existing as a form of the popular sport, derived from English soccer in the 1800s. Differs from soccer, but similar to American football, in that players can receive, pass, and carry the ball with their hands, and contact each other.
Source: soccer.epicsports.com

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 - a football game in which the ball is kicked or carried forward down a field to score points either by touching the ball down beyond a try line or kicking the ball through posts. The primary rule governing the game is that no pass to a player forward of the ball is allowed. Two codes of rugby are played, Rugby Union and Rugby League. All informa [..]
Source: planorugby.com

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These games simulate rugby, Australian football or other football variants or allow the player to manage a rugby/football team.
Source: mobygames.com

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Predecessor to American football, but still existing as a form of the popular sport, derived from English soccer in the 1800s. Differs from soccer, but similar to American football, in that players ca [..]
Source: issowasso.com

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Source: en.wiktionary.org

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A town in Warwickshire, England, where the sport of rugby is thought to have originated. A city and county seat in North Dakota. en|Cities|Towns|England|North Dakota ----
Source: en.wiktionary.org


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