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noun cricket
  1. the fielding position on the on side, approximately midway between square leg and mid-on
  2. a fielder in this position
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Examples from the Web for mid-wicket

Historical Examples

  • He had three shots—a cut, a slash shot past cover, and a drive that landed the ball anywhere from mid-wicket to over short-slip.

    The Loom of Youth

    Alec Waugh

  • It has been computed that mid-wicket runs more out than any other field.