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the infield

noun [S] uk   us   /ˈɪn.fiːld/
the part of a cricket or baseball field that is closest to the player who hits the ball, or the group of players there
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Translations of “the infield”
in Chinese (Traditional) (板球、棒球的)內野,內場, 內場員…
in Chinese (Simplified) (板球、棒球的)内场,内野, 内场员…
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