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Definition of the noun ball game

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noun

  1. a field game played with a ball (especially baseball)

Specialised definition of the noun ball game

Glossary of sports

any game played with a ball (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

a game of baseball (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)

  • region: USA

Explanation

Ball game: Ball games, or ball sports, are any form of game or sport which feature a ball as part of play. These include games such as association football, baseball, basketball, and American football. Such games have diverse rules and histories and are of mostly unrelated origins.

  • also known as 球類運動

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Google previewAn Ethnologic Dictionary of the Navaho Language (1910)

by Franciscans, St. Michaels, Ariz

BALL GAME. The American game of baseball is at present known as aqa»- jdlyedi, the rounding, or running around, a name which was given to a game of ball still played some twenty 484 AN ETHNOLOGIC DICTIONARY. Ball Race Ball ...

Google previewDictionary of Industrial Organization (2014)

by George Norman, Darlene C Chisholm

A two-player coordination game characterized by the following payoff matrix, where in each cell, the payoff to the row player is listed first, and the payoff to the column player is listed second: George Opera Ball game Margaret Opera 10, 7 6, ...

Google previewUltimate Visual Dictionary (2017)

by DK

IS A BALL GAME for two teams of five players, originally devised in 1890 by James Naismath for the Y.M.C.A. in Springfield, Massachusetts. The object of the game is to take possession of the ball and score points by throwing the ball into the ...

Google previewOxford American Large Print Dictionary (2008)

by Oxford University Press

ball game 1 game played with a ball, esp. a game of baseball.2 inf. affair or concern: a whole new ball game. ▫ on the ball inf. alert. bal•lad /ebal/d/ n. 1 poem or song narrating a popular story. 2 slow sentimental song. —bal•lad•eer n.

Google previewCambridge Learner's Dictionary with CD-ROM (2007)

by Cambridge University Press

OSee also: ball game, crystal ball. ballad /'baebd/ noun [C] a song that tells a story, especially about love ...

Google previewThe Pocket Oxford Dictionary and Thesaurus (2006)

by Elizabeth Jewell

ball game 1 game played with a ball, esp. a game of baseball. 2 colloq. affair or concern (a whole new ball game), on the ball collar alert.

Google previewEncyclopedia of World Sport (1999)

From Ancient Times to the Present by David Levinson, Karen Christensen

The ball game is the cornerstone of traditional sports among Native Americans. All variations involved two competing teams with equal numbers of players, the movement of a ball by a team of players up and down a field, ...

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