SAFETY (billiard)

What is SAFETY (billiard)?

SAFETY (billiard) meaning Defensive positioning of the balls so as to minimize the opponent’s chances to score. (The nature and rules concerning safety play are decidedly different in specific games.) Player’s inning ends after a safety play.

 

reference: Billiard Congress of America Official Rules and Records Book: Glossary of Billiard Terms

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