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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- base-pairing rules,
- baseball cap,
- baseball finger,
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