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ball game

noun [C]
 
 
US
a game of baseball , basketball , or American football: Hey, kids, let's go to a ball game tonight.Baseball and roundersGeneral terms used in ball sports
Translations of “ball game”
in Chinese (Traditional) 棒球比賽…
in Russian бейсбол, баскетбол, американский футбол…
in Turkish topla oynanan oyunlar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 棒球比赛…
in Polish mecz…
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