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batsman

[bats-muh n] /ˈbæts mən/
noun, plural batsmen.
1.
a batter, especially in cricket.
Origin
1750-1760
1750-60; bat1 + 's1 + man1
Related forms
batsmanship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for batsmanship

batsman

/ˈbætsmən/
noun (pl) -men
1.
(cricket)
  1. a person who bats or whose turn it is to bat
  2. a player who specializes in batting
2.
a person on the ground who uses bats to guide the pilot of an aircraft when taxiing
Derived Forms
batsmanship, noun
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