Baseball Definition

bāsbôl
noun

A game (esp. hardball) played with a bat and a ball by two opposing teams of nine or ten players on a field with four bases: each team takes turns batting against the opponent's pitcher and tries to score more runs than the other team.

Webster's New World
The ball used in playing hardball: it is hard, usually white and rawhide-covered, and smaller than a softball.
Webster's New World
A game of darts in which the players attempt to score points by throwing the darts at a target laid out in the form of a baseball diamond.
American Heritage

A variant of poker in which cards with baseball-related values have special significance.

Wiktionary
Synonyms:
baseball gameballthe national pastimelittle-leaguethe Major Leagues
adjective
The definition of baseball is relating to the sports game between two teams where players have to hit a ball with a bat in order to score runs.
An example of baseball used as an adjective is in the phrase "baseball mitt," which means a mitt used in this game.
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Noun

Singular:
baseball
Plural:
baseballs

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