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center field

center field

 
pronunciation:
sen tr fild
part of speech: noun
definition 1: in baseball, the center area of the outfield, which extends behind second base.
He hit a high fly ball to center field.
definition 2: the position of the player whose primary function is to defend this area of the outfield.
He used to play second base, but he's playing center field now.