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Definition of Cricket
CricketCricket Crick"et, n. [AS. cricc, crycc, crooked staff, crutch.
Perh. first used in sense 1, a stool prob. having been first
used as a wicket. See Crutch.]
1. A low stool.
2. A game much played in England, and sometimes in America,
with a ball, bats, and wickets, the players being arranged
in two contesting parties or sides.
3. (Arch.) A small false roof, or the raising of a portion of
a roof, so as to throw off water from behind an obstacle,
such as a chimney.
Cricket Crick"et, v. i.
To play at cricket. --Tennyson.
CricketCricket Crick"et (kr?k"?t), n. [OE. criket, OF. crequet,
criquet; prob. of German origin, and akin to E. creak; cf. D.
kriek a cricket. See Creak.] (Zo["o]l.)
An orthopterous insect of the genus Gryllus, and allied
genera. The males make chirping, musical notes by rubbing
together the basal parts of the veins of the front wings.
Note: The common European cricket is Gryllus domesticus;
the common large black crickets of America are G.
niger, G. neglectus, and others.
Balm cricket. See under Balm.
Cricket bird, a small European bird (Silvia locustella);
-- called also grasshopper warbler.
Cricket frog, a small American tree frog (Acris gryllus);
-- so called from its chirping.
Meaning of Cricket from wikipedia
is a bat-and-ball game pla**** between
of eleven players
on a field
at the centre
is a 22-yard (20-metre) pitch
with a wicket...
- The International Cricket Council
(ICC) is the world governing
body of cricket
. It was founded
as the Imperial Cricket Conference
in 1909 by representatives...
- A One Day International
(ODI) is a form of limited overs cricket
, pla**** between
status, in which
each team faces
- The West Indies cricket
the Windies, is a multi-national men's cricket
- The India
men's national cricket
team, also known
as Team India
and Men in Blue, is governed
by the Board
(BCCI), and is...
- List A cricket
is a cl****ification of the limited-overs (one-day) form of the sport
, with games lasting
up to 8 hours. List A cricket
- Test cricket
is the form of the sport
with the longest match
duration, and is considered
the game's highest
standard. Test matches
men's national cricket
team represents Australia
in men's international cricket
. As the joint oldest
team in Test cricket
- The India cricket
team are currently touring Australia
2020 to January
2021 to play four Tests, three
One Day Internationals
- Jerusalem crickets
bugs) are a group
of large, flightless insects
of the genus
Stenopelmatus. They are native
to the western United States
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