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infielder

[in-feel-der] /ˈɪnˌfil dər/
noun, Baseball.
1.
any of the four defensive players stationed around the infield.
Origin of infielder
1865-1870
1865-70, Americanism; infield + -er1
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  • Fleet as a deer, he was across the bag before the infielder reached the ball.

    The Young Pitcher Zane Grey
  • Even when he hit straight to an infielder it took a fast throw to nail him at first.

    The Boy Grew Older Heywood Broun
British Dictionary definitions for infielder

infielder

/ˈɪnˌfiːldə/
noun
1.
a player positioned in the infield
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