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Definition of dugout noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    dugout

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈdʌɡaʊt//
     
     
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  1. 1 a shelter by the side of a baseball or soccer field where a team's manager, etc. can sit and watch the game
  2. 2 a rough shelter made by digging a hole in the ground and covering it, used by soldiers
  3. 3 (also dugout canoe) a canoe (= a type of light narrow boat) made by cutting out the inside of a tree trunk
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