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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

- 20 years after the Blonde Ambition World Tour Strike (band), British dance band formed in 1994 Strikes (album), third album by Southern rock band Blackfoot...
- The Empire Strikes Back (also known as Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back) is a 1980 American epic space-opera film directed by Irvin Kershner...
- Johnny English Strikes Again is a 2018 action comedy film directed by David Kerr. A sequel to Johnny English Reborn (2011), it is the third instalment...
- application of the three-strikes law in California, whose harsh application has been the subject of controversy. The three-strikes law significantly increases...
- Three strikes or 3 Strikes may refer to: Strikeout (or strike-out) in baseball or softball, when a batter receives three strikes during his time at bat...
- The Irish bank strikes between 1966 and 1976 were three strikes of about a year's total duration which WHO? closed down all the clearing banks in the Republic...
- Bird strikes are a significant threat to flight safety, and have caused a number of accidents with human casualties. There are over 13,000 bird strikes annually...
- civilians is a surgical strike. Neutralization of targets with surgical strikes also prevents escalation to a full blown war. Surgical strike attacks can be carried...
- precision-guided munitions. Since the turn of the century, most drone strikes have been carried out by the US military in such countries as Afghanistan...
- 19th or early 20th centuries. Strikes are sometimes used to pressure governments to change policies. Occasionally, strikes destabilize the rule of a particular...
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