batter's box

noun Baseball.
box ( def 16a ). Unabridged
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batter's box

an area on a baseball diamond (on either side of home plate) marked by lines within which the batter must stand when at bat 
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Example sentences
Guess the correct pitch and the batter's box blinks red.
She was a tough player: in the batter's box, she stared down the pitcher.
Please refrain from walking up and down the aisles when the ball is in play or
  the batter is in the batter's box.
At this point the batter should be ready to step into the batter's box.
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