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English definition of “delivery”


noun (GIVING)    /dɪˈlɪv.ər.i/ US  /-ɚ-/
[S] the way in which someone speaks in public : the actor's deliveryWays of speaking [C or U] in some sports , such as cricket or baseball , the act of throwing the ball towards the person with the bat , in order for that person to try to hit the ball : That was a good delivery from Thompson. The pitcher is famous for the speed of his delivery.CricketGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of delivery noun (GIVING) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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