[ kleen-uhp ]
/ ˈklinˌʌp /


the act or process of cleaning up.
Slang. a very large profit: The company made a real cleanup on their new invention.
  1. the fourth position in the batting order: Our best home-run hitter is batting cleanup.
  2. the player who bats in this position.

Origin of cleanup

1865–70, Americanism; noun use of verb phrase clean up Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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