- a fielding position on the leg side near the batsman's wicket
- a fielder in this position
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- short head,
- short hundredweight,
- short interest,
- short iron,
- short jenny,
- short line,
- short list,
- short loin,
- short metre,
- short money
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Examples from the Web for short leg
A fielder of this calibre always ends by finding his way to short-leg.