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English definition of “groundout”

groundout

noun [C] uk   /ˈɡraʊnd.aʊt/ US us  
in baseball, the act of hitting a ball along the ground so that it is caught by someone on the other team who then causes the batter (= person who hits the ball) to be outBaseball and roundersGeneral terms used in ball sports
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