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Definition of Strikes

Strike
Strike Strike, n. 1. A sudden finding of rich ore in mining; hence, any sudden success or good fortune, esp. financial. 2. (Bowling, U. S.) Act of leveling all the pins with the first bowl; also, the score thus made. Sometimes called double spare. 3. (Baseball) Any actual or constructive striking at the pitched ball, three of which, if the ball is not hit fairly, cause the batter to be put out; hence, any of various acts or events which are ruled as equivalent to such a striking, as failing to strike at a ball so pitched that the batter should have struck at it. 4. (Tenpins) Same as Ten-strike.

Meaning of Strikes from wikipedia

- Volker Schlöndorff Strike (2018 film), an animated film directed by Trevor Hardy Strike (band), British dance band formed in 1994 Strikes (album), third album...
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- without the consent of the inmate." List of hunger strikes Guantanamo Bay hunger strikes "Hunger strike definition and meaning". www.collinsdictionary.com...
- strikes present special risks, such as public parks. Such systems are designed to detect the conditions which are believed to favor lightning strikes...
- Lucky Strikes. The song "Keeping the Faith" performed by Billy Joel from his 1983 album An Innocent Man, contains a reference to Lucky Strikes. The song...