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Hail Mary

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Hail Mary (plural Hail Marys)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) A prayer calling for the intercession of the Holy Mother, for Catholics an essential element of the rosary, and with use in certain other denominations.
  2. (American football) A long forward pass with little chance of completion, typically used when time is running out and no other play is practical.
  3. (by extension) An act done in desperation, with only a very small chance of success.

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