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minor league

noun

Simple Definition of minor league

  • : a professional baseball league that is not one of the major leagues; also : a league of lesser importance in another sport (such as hockey or football)

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of minor league

  1. :  a league of professional clubs in a sport other than the recognized major leagues

minor–league adjective

1885

First Known Use of minor league

1885


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