pitcher's mound


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pitcher's mound

Mound near the center of the infield from which the pitcher throws the ball.
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Noun1.pitcher's mound - (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher standspitcher's mound - (baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands
baseball, baseball game - a ball game played with a bat and ball between two teams of nine players; teams take turns at bat trying to score runs; "he played baseball in high school"; "there was a baseball game on every empty lot"; "there was a desire for National League ball in the area"; "play ball!"
baseball diamond, infield, diamond - the area of a baseball field that is enclosed by 3 bases and home plate
baseball equipment - equipment used in playing baseball
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