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A batted ball that first strikes the ground or leaves the playing field beyond first or third base within the foul lines or that is within the foul lines as it bounces past first or third base or that comes to rest or is touched by a fielder in front of first or third base within the foul lines.
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a batted baseball that lands, rolls, or is caught within the foul lines or legal area of play.
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|Noun||1.||fair ball - (baseball) a ball struck with the bat so that it stays between the lines (the foul lines) that define the width of the playing field|
physical contact, contact - the act of touching physically; "her fingers came in contact with the light switch"
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!"
foul ball - (baseball) a ball struck with the bat so that it does not stay between the lines (the foul lines) that define the width of the playing field
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