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English definition of “grand slam”

grand slam

noun [C] (BASEBALL) /ˈɡrænd ˈslɑm/
in baseball , the hitting of a home run with runners at all three bases , so that four points are scored
(Definition of grand slam noun (BASEBALL) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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