Meaning of “double play” in the English Dictionary

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"double play" in British English

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double playnoun [ C ]

uk /ˌdʌb.əl ˈpleɪ/ us /ˌdʌb.əl ˈpleɪ/

the situation in baseball in which two players are out after the ball is hit once

(Definition of “double play” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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