Definition of pitcher. Meaning of pitcher. Synonyms of pitcher
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Definition of pitcher
Pitcher Pitch"er, n.
1. One who pitches anything, as hay, quoits, a ball, etc.;
specifically (Baseball), the player who delivers the ball
to the batsman.
2. A sort of crowbar for digging. [Obs.] --Mortimer.
PitcherPitcher Pitch"er, n. [OE. picher, OF. pichier, OHG. pehhar,
pehh[=a]ri; prob. of the same origin as E. beaker. Cf.
1. A wide-mouthed, deep vessel for holding liquids, with a
spout or protruding lip and a handle; a water jug or jar
with a large ear or handle.
2. (Bot.) A tubular or cuplike appendage or expansion of the
leaves of certain plants.
American pitcher plants, the species of Sarracenia. See
Australian pitcher plant, the Cephalotus follicularis, a
low saxifragaceous herb having two kinds of radical
leaves, some oblanceolate and entire, others transformed
into little ovoid pitchers, longitudinally triple-winged
and ciliated, the mouth covered with a lid shaped like a
California pitcher plant, the Darlingtonia California.
Pitcher plant, any plant with the whole or a part of the
leaves transformed into pitchers or cuplike organs,
especially the species of Nepenthes. See Nepenthes.
Meaning of pitcher from wikipedia
- in baseball
, the pitcher
is the player
from the pitcher's mound toward
each play, with the
- in baseball
, a starting pitcher
to as the starter) is the pitcher
the first pitch
to the first
- pitcher plants
are carnivorous plant
prey-trapping mechanism features
a deep cavity filled
with liquid known
as a pitfall
- near the center
of this square
is the pitcher's circle
, and within
is the 'rubber', a small
flat rectangular piece
- a pitcher
is a container
with a spout
used for storing
and pouring contents which
in form . generally
also has a
- the sporting
in 1944 the pitcher
of the year award. the award
is given annually
to the pitcher
in each league
- pitcher's best friend
:: a nickname
for a double
play . pitchers' duel :: a low-scoring game in which
the starting pitchers
on both teams allow
- greg maddux
has won the most gold glove awards among
all players, including
pitchers, in major league baseball
history. he won 18 awards
is a town in chenango county
, new york , united states
. the population
was 803 at the 2010 census. after nathaniel pitcher
, a lt.
- only national league pitcher
a silver slugger award lineups
in the american league include
the designated hitter
, who replaces