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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 20-metre (22-yard) pitch
with a wicket...
- The India national cricket
team, also known
as Team India
and Men in Blue, is governed
by the Board
(BCCI), and is a full...
- The ICC Cricket World
Cup is the international championship
of One Day International
. The event
by the sport's governing
Dr. Y.S. Rajashekhar Reddy
ACA-VDCA Cricket Stadium
as the ACA-VDCA Cricket
Stadium, is a multi-purpose stadium
. Where words
in a sentence
are also defined elsewhere
in this article, they appear
in italics. Certain aspects
- The Australia national cricket
team is the joint oldest
team in Test cricket
pla**** in the first
ever Test match
in 1877. The team also...
- First-cl**** cricket
is an official
cl****ification of the highest-standard international
or domestic matches
in the sport
. A first-cl**** match...
- The 2019 ICC Cricket World
Cup is the 12th edition
of the Cricket World
to be hosted
and Wales, from 30 May to 14 July 2019....
- Box Cricket League
(BCL) is an Indian sports reality television
show where celebrities
are seen competing
with each other
in an indoor cricket
- The Crickets
were an American
rock and roll band from Lubbock, Texas, formed
by singer-songwriter Buddy Holly
in the 1950s. Their first
hit record, "That'll...
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