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English definition of “pitch”

pitch

noun [C] (SPORTS FIELD)    /pɪtʃ/ UK (US field)
B2 an area painted with lines for playing particular sports , especially football : a football / hockey / cricket pitch Supporters invaded (= ran onto) the pitch.Surfaces on which sports take placeFootball/soccerGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of pitch noun (SPORTS FIELD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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