cover point

noun

Definition of cover point

1a : a cricket fielding position between point and mid off
b : a player in this position
2a : a lacrosse position between point and first defense
b : a player in this position

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“Cover point.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cover%20point. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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