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A let is a serve that hits the net but falls into the opponent's correct service court. The server is allowed to serve again and no penalty is given.

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Q: What does the term let mean in tennis?
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Where does term Let in tennis derive from?

the term let in tennis is short for let it go

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In tennis what is the term used when a served ball hits the net but falls into the correct court?

A Let It is called a "Let".

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Do you mean "let"? If so, a let is when a serve touches/nicks the net AND lands in on a player's serve. People call "let" so the server knows their serve hit the net. If a server hits a let, they get to redo their serve.

Is a let a pronoun or an adjective?

It is neither. The noun "let" is a term used in tennis and racket sports.The verb let is an auxiliary verb (e.g. let us see, let him go).

What does the term butterfly mean in regards to the sport of table tennis?

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What does the term match point mean in tennis?

It means if you win that point you win the match.

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a let?

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In tennis Does the umpire say let or net?

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Why ls let in tennis called let?

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What does the term drop mean on a PC?

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What is the origin of let in tennis?

Let is from the word filet, a French word for the net. In tennis, it is a type of serve that is not valid and has to be done again.

What is the common term for the tennis ailment lateral humeral epicondylitis?

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