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football (UK): soccer, a sport played by two teams of 11 players (David Beckham is a famous player)
What the rest of the world calls "football" is called "soccer" in the United States. In American English, "football" is a game similar to rugby.
football (US): American football, a game played with two teams of 11 players wearing protection (OJ Simpson is a famous player)

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