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English definition of “spin bowler”

spin bowler

noun [C]    
a cricket player who bowls (= throws ) the ball in such a way that it turns around and around and changes direction when it hits the ground CricketGeneral terms used in ball sports spin bowling     /ˈspɪnˌbəʊ.lɪŋ/ US  /-ˌboʊ-/ noun [U] CricketGeneral terms used in ball sports
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