mid-on


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mid-on

n
1. (Cricket) the fielding position on the on side closest to the bowler
2. (Cricket) a fielder in this position
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Noun1.mid-on - the fielding position in cricket closest to the bowler on the on sidemid-on - the fielding position in cricket closest to the bowler on the on side
position - (in team sports) the role assigned to an individual player; "what position does he play?"
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Clark lofted the left-arm spinner Zafar Ansari over mid-on for his eighth four to reach 50, only to depart for 54 straight after tea.