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Smack Down (move)

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Smack Down inflicts damage.
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{{m|Magnet Rise}} fails if used by a Pokémon under the effect of Smack Down; the move {{m|Telekinesis}} cannot affect a Pokémon under the effect of Smack Down.
Smack Down can hit Pokémon during the semi-invulnerable turns of {{m|Fly}}, {{m|Bounce}}, and {{m|Sky Drop}}. If it hits a Pokémon that is using Fly or Bounce, it will knock it down, cancelling the move; if it hits a Pokémon using or affected by Sky Drop, it will not be knocked down. A Pokémon hit with Smack Down can still use these moves on subsequent turns.