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English definition of “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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