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dugout

dug·out

dugout

pronunciation:
duhg aUt
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a hole in the ground used as a shelter, esp. for protection from bombs, storms, or the like.
definition 2: a boat, esp. a canoe, made from a hollowed-out tree trunk.
 
definition 3: a usu. sunken area with benches on which baseball players can sit during a game when they are not actively participating.
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