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fastball

[fast-bawl, fahst-] /ˈfæstˌbɔl, ˈfɑst-/
noun, Baseball.
1.
a pitch thrown at or near a pitcher's maximum velocity.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; fast1 + ball1
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British Dictionary definitions for fast ball

fastball

/ˈfɑːstˌbɔːl/
noun
1.
(baseball) a ball pitched at the pitcher's top speed
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