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baseball glove

noun
1.
a padded, leather covering for the hand, having a pocket in the area over the palm, webbing between the sections for the thumb and forefinger, and either separate sections for each finger or sections for more than one finger: used by baseball players in the field for catching batted or thrown balls.
Compare mitt (def 1).
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  • And that baseball glove, that big catcher's mitt that Marmaduke always wanted--do you 'spouse that's still in the store?

    Half-Past Seven Stories Robert Gordon Anderson
  • "Five o'clock," he cried as he threw the baseball glove into the quickening grass.

    A Son of the City

    Herman Gastrell Seely

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