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English definition of “declaration”


noun [C] (CRICKET)    /ˌdek.ləˈreɪ.ʃən/
in cricket , a situation in which a team stops batting (= hitting the ball ) because they think they already have enough runs (= points ) to win : a cleverly timed declarationCricketGeneral terms used in ball sports
(Definition of declaration noun (CRICKET) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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