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English definition of “spin bowler”

spin bowler

noun [C] uk   us  
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 groundCricketGeneral terms used in ball sports
spin bowling
noun [U] uk   /ˈspɪnˌbəʊ.lɪŋ/ us    /-ˌboʊ-/
CricketGeneral terms used in ball sports
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