the strike zone

Definition of the strike zone

baseball

  1. :  the area over home plate where the baseball must pass after it is pitched in order to be called a strike

Word by Word Definitions

strikeplay
  1. :  to take a course :  go

    :  to aim and usually deliver a blow, stroke, or thrust (as with the hand, a weapon, or a tool)

    :  to arrive with detrimental effect

  1. :  a tool for smoothing a surface (as of a mold)

    :  an act or instance of striking

    :  a work stoppage by a body of workers to enforce compliance with demands made on an employer

zoneplay
  1. :  any of five great divisions of the earth's surface with respect to latitude and temperature — compare frigid zone, temperate zone, torrid zone

    :  a portion of the surface of a sphere included between two parallel planes

    :  girdle, belt

  1. :  to surround with a zone :  encircle

    :  to arrange in or mark off into zones

    :  to partition (a city, borough, or township) by ordinance into sections reserved for different purposes (such as residence or business)

  1. :  zonal

    :  of, relating to, or occurring in a zone defense


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