Tall Blacks

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EtymologyEdit

Derived from All Blacks, the nickname of the New Zealand national rugby union team, with "All" replaced by "Tall" in reference to the often well-above-average height of basketball players.

Proper nounEdit

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Tall Blacks

  1. the men's national basketball representative team of New Zealand
Last modified on 3 July 2011, at 21:12