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 for Touchdown
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Touchdown \Touch"down`\ (t[u^]ch"doun`), n. (Football)
     The act of touching the football down behind the opponents'
     goal; also the score (6 points) resulting from such a play.
     [1913 Webster]
     Safety touchdown. See under Safety.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a score in American football; being in possession of the
           ball across the opponents' goal line
      2: a landing (as the wheels touch the landing field); especially
         of airplanes

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