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: one that fields
: a defensive player stationed in the field (as in baseball)
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1832, in the meaning defined above
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baseball or cricket : a player who is in the field while the opposing team is batting
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: a baseball player other than the pitcher or catcher on the team that is not at bat
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occurring twice a year or every two years
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