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English definition of “batter's box”

batter's box

noun [C usually singular] uk   /ˈbæt.əzˌbɒks/ us    /ˈbæt̬.ɚzˌbɑːks/
in baseball, the place where the batter stands when he or she is trying to hit the ballBaseball and roundersGeneral terms used in ball sports
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