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Definition of run-out noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

run-out

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈrʌn aʊt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈrʌn aʊt//
 
Cricket
 
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(in cricket) a situation in which a player fails to complete a run before an opposing player hits the stumps with the ball, and so is out See related entries: Cricket