extra-base hit

noun
Updated on: 3 Feb 2018

Definition of extra-base hit

: a hit in baseball that lets the batter take more than one base

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First Known Use of extra-base hit

circa 1949


EXTRA-BASE HIT Defined for English Language Learners

extra-base hit

noun

Definition of extra-base hit for English Language Learners

  • baseball : a double, triple, or home run


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