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goalie (n.)

1921, from goal + -ie. Probably a shortening of goal-tender (1889), which tends to be the term used in ice hockey and lacrosse, as opposed to goal-keeper (1650s).

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Definitions of goalie from WordNet

goalie (n.)
the soccer or hockey player assigned to protect the goal;
Synonyms: goalkeeper / goaltender / netkeeper / netminder
goalie (n.)
the defensive position on an ice hockey or soccer or lacrosse team who stands in front of the goal and tries to prevent opposing players from scoring;
Synonyms: goalkeeper / goaltender / netkeeper
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