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no–hitter

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noun no–hit·ter \ˌnō-ˈhi-tər\

Simple Definition of no–hitter

  • baseball : a game in which a pitcher does not allow the batters from the other team to get a base hit

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of no–hitter

  1. :  a no-hit game in baseball

1947

First Known Use of no–hitter

1947


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