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English definition of “ballpark”

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
(Definition of ballpark from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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