leg before wicket

adjective

Definition of leg before wicket

: having with any part of the person except the hand illegally stopped a bowled ball that would otherwise have hit the wicket to be out, leg before wicket to be clearly leg before wicket used of a batsman in cricket

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“Leg before wicket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/leg%20before%20wicket. Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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