at bat

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at bat

or at-bat (ăt-băt′)
n. Baseball
A player's official turn at bat, counted in figuring batting average and other statistics, usually with walks, sacrifice hits, and instances of being hit by a pitch or being interfered with by the catcher discounted.
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Besides standard mechanical tests of the alloys and bats, most manufacturers use air cannons to shoot baseballs at bats mounted on fixtures that permit them to rebound.
Visitors to Mineral Wells can pick up a map at BATS headquarters for a walking tour of the town's roosts.