- a baseball game in which the same player pitches throughout the full game without allowing any player of the opposing team to reach first base by a base hit, base on balls, error, or any other means.Compare no-hitter.
- a game in bowling of 12 consecutive strikes.
Origin of perfect game
First recorded in 1945–50
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- baseball a game in which no batter on the opposing team reaches first base
- tenpin bowling a game in which a bowler scores twelve consecutive strikes
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