Meaning of “hitter” in the English Dictionary

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"hitter" in British English

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hitternoun [ C ]

uk /ˈhɪt.ər/ us /ˈhɪt̬.ɚ/

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

"hitter" in American English

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hitternoun [ C ]

us /ˈhɪt̬·ər/

a player in baseball who hits the ball with the bat (= stick):

Babe Ruth is famous as one of the best hitters in baseball.

(Definition of “hitter” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)