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

     

    pitchout

     noun
    noun
    BrE BrE//ˈpɪtʃaʊt//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪtʃaʊt//
     
    Baseball, American football
     
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  1. 1(in baseball) a ball deliberately thrown so that it is too far away to hit so that the catcher can throw it to get a player out who is running between bases See related entries: Baseball
  2. 2(in American football) a ball thrown sideways See related entries: American football
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pitchout