[ ground-out ]
/ ˈgraʊndˌaʊt /
a play in which a batter is put out at first base after hitting a ground ball to the infield.
- groundnut oil,
- groundsel tree,
Origin of groundout
First recorded in 1960–65; noun use of verb phrase ground out
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