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leg before wicket

(abbreviation lbw)
in the game of cricket, the situation in which your time as the person trying to hit the ball is ended because the ball has hit your leg when it should not have
Translations of “leg before wicket”
in Chinese (Traditional) (板球比賽中)打擊手腿部觸球出局,腿截球…
in Chinese (Simplified) (板球比赛中)击球手腿部触球出局,腿截球…
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