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center field

noun

Simple Definition of center field

  • : the part of the baseball outfield between right field and left field; also : the position of the player defending center field

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of center field

  1. 1 :  the position of the player for defending center field

  2. 2 :  the part of the baseball outfield between right and left field

center fielder

noun

Examples of center field in a sentence

  1. a fly ball to center field

  2. She used to be a shortstop but now she plays center field.



1857

First Known Use of center field

1857


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