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n. Abbr. HR Baseball
A hit that allows the batter to make a complete circuit of the diamond and score a run.
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(Baseball) baseball a hit that enables the batter to run round all four bases, usually by hitting the ball out of the playing area
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a hit in baseball allowing the batter to circle the bases and score a run.
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A hit that allows the batter to get around all the bases in one turn.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
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|Noun||1.||home run - a base hit on which the batter scores a run|
base hit, safety - (baseball) the successful act of striking a baseball in such a way that the batter reaches base safely
|2.||home run - something that exactly succeeds in achieving its goal; "the new advertising campaign was a bell ringer"; "scored a bull's eye"; "hit the mark"; "the president's speech was a home run"|
success - an attainment that is successful; "his success in the marathon was unexpected"; "his new play was a great success"
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