|backstop, player positioned behind batter, player who sits behind home plate to catch pitches thrown (Baseball), something or somebody that catches||catcher|
|(1923-1999) surreal novelist who wrote "Catch-22" (1961)||Joseph Heller|
|(born 1962) famous NBA player who holds the record for steals and assists, one of the players on the Olympic basketball Dream Team in 1992 and 1996||John Stockton|
|(born 1968) American baseball player for the Chicago Cubs (competed with Mark McGwire for the all-time record of most home runs hit in one season)||Sammy Sosa|
|(British) license plate, car number, combination of numerals stamped into a metal plate which identifies the vehicle||numberplate|
|(Computers) audio player developed by Mediascience, Inc. for listening to various types of computer audio files (such as Windows media files, MP3, WAV, MOD, audio CDs, etc.)||Sonique|
|(Football) defensive or offensive players who are positioned behind the line or behind the linebackers; area in which the backfield are positioned, area of field, positions||backfield|
|(Football) player who is stationed farthest behind the scrimmage line; position played by the tailback, offensive back||tailback|
|(French) careless or disheveled state of dress; garment worn at home (house dress, pyjamas, etc.), dishabille||deshabille|
|(in Dominoes) bank of dominoes that remains after each player has taken a turn; cemetery; place where bones of wild animals are collected; place where old vehicles are stored and used for scrap metal (cars, planes, etc.), place for discarded objects||boneyard|
|(in Poker) act of passing small sum of money to another player after winning the pot in a game||horsing|
|(new zealand) hike in bush, cover distance on foot, crush something underfoot, heavy step, live as vagrant, long journey on foot, metal plate on boot, offensive term, part of spade for foot, sound of feet, tramp steamer, tread heavily, walk, trek; begg...||tramp|
|(Slang) alcoholic liquor (especially one that is of low-quality or illegally manufactured); marijuana (Slang), cheap or illegal alcohol, hootch, small thatched hut; dormitory, living quarters; home where a man maintains a prostitute or mistress, troops...||hooch|
|(Slang) boxer who lands many punches; baseball player who gets many hits, fighter, good hitter||slugger|
|(Slang) kill, murder, "bump off"; swindle; cause to become extremely tired, cause exhaustion (e.g.: "That afternoon gym exercise really did me in, I slept for hours when I got home"), kill somebody, tire out||do in|
|(Sports) catcher positioned in the field (Baseball, Cricket)||fieldsman|
|(Sports) player who can play well in two different positions (esp. as a forward and guard in basketball), player capable of performing different positions||swingman|
|(Sports) to pitch a ball outside of the area of the plate to prevent a base runner stealing a base (Baseball); lateral underhand pass from a quarterback to a running back (American football), lateral pass behind line of scrimmage, pitch out of strike zone||pitchout|
|(symbol) +, adding emphasis, affirmative, basic form of modifier, beneficial, cell plate or terminal, electropositive, empirical, encouraging good behavior, image like the subject, indicating presence of something in test, irrefutable, making light con...||positive|
|(Zn) metallic chemical element (Chemistry), `:Zn, bluish metallic element used as anti-corrosive, coat with zinc, cover with zinc, plate with zinc||zinc|
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EUdict (European dictionary) is a collection of online dictionaries for the languages spoken mostly in Europe. These dictionaries are the result of the work of many authors who worked very hard and finally offered their product free of charge on the internet thus making it easier to all of us to communicate with each other. Some of the dictionaries have only a few thousand words, others have more than 320,000. Some of the words may be incorrectly translated or mistyped.
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