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slugger

noun slug·ger \ˈslə-gər\

: a boxer who punches hard

baseball : a batter who hits many home runs

Full Definition of SLUGGER

:  one that strikes hard or with heavy blows: as
a :  a prizefighter who punches hard but has usually little defensive skill
b :  a hard-hitting batter in baseball
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First Known Use of SLUGGER

1877
SLUGGER Defined for Kids

slugger

noun slug·ger \ˈslə-gər\

Definition of SLUGGER for Kids

:  a boxer or baseball batter who hits hard

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