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Bowling Terms with the letter F.

fence posts
7-10 split. Interchangeable with goalposts and bedposts.

field goal
Bowling the ball between two standing pins. This is common for wide splits.

fill
The pins knocked down after a spare.

fit split
The type of split where the pins are close enough together for the ball to pass between the pins and still hit both of them.

five bagger
Bowling 5 strikes in a row.

flat ball
Bowling the ball in such a way that there are few revolutions and little action on the ball.

foul
A foul is marked when the foot goes beyond the foul line.

foul line
The line that seperate the lane from the approach.

foundation
Bowling a strike in the ninth frame.

foundation, early
Bowling a strike in the eighth frame.

frame
In the game of bowling, this is one unit of a total of ten that makes up one game.

frozen rope
A bowling ball rolled straight into the pocket with excessive speed.

full hit
The bowling ball hits the pin head on.

full roller
A ball rolled so that it rolls over its full circumfrerence.