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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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ML: Act that starts something; Also: (baseball) The player who is first in the batting order or who is first to bat for a team in an inning

Usage examples (28)
  • Derek Jeter: Doesn't make many adjustments in leadoff spot Mets '
  • Not even a brief appearance in leadoff spot could help shake slump.
  • 2-for-4 with two RBI and trails Rickey Henderson by 34 for the all-time lead in leadoff homers.
  • He's joining us right now in the leadoff caucus state. for more
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