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ballpark

noun
 
 
/ˈbɔːlpɑːk/
[C] US a place where baseball (= game where teams hit a ball and run round four fixed points) is played and watchedSports venues
ballpark estimate/figure a number or amount that is not exact but should be near the correct number or amount: $3 million would be a ballpark figure for sales next year.Calculations and calculatingAddition, subtraction, multiplication and divisionGuesses and assumptionsApproximate
Translations of “ballpark”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指)棒球場…
in Russian бейсбольный стадион…
in Turkish beyzbol alanı, sahası…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指)棒球场…
in Polish stadion baseballowy…
(Definition of ballpark from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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