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English definition of “bowl”

bowl

verb [I or T] (CRICKET)    /bəʊl/ US  /boʊl/
to throw a ball towards a batsman (= the player who hits the ball) using a vertical circular movement of the arm while running: Pringle was tired after bowling for an hour.CricketGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of bowl verb (CRICKET) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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