cricket bat

noun

Definition of cricket bat

: the bat usually made of willow with a long rectangular blade shaped like a paddle and a short handle used in cricket

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First Known Use of cricket bat

1622, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cricket bat

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The first known use of cricket bat was in 1622

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“Cricket bat.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cricket%20bat. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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