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Definition of brushback noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

brushback

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈbrʌʃbæk//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈbrʌʃbæk//
 
Baseball
 
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(in baseball) a fast pitch (= throw) that is aimed close to the batter’s body so they have to step back to avoid it See related entries: Baseball
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: brushback