roun|ders [ˈraundəz US -ərz] n [U]
a British ball game, similar to baseball, in which players hit the ball and then run around the edge of an area

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  • rounders — round|ers [ raundərz ] noun uncount a game played in the U.K. that is similar to baseball, in which players hit a ball with a BAT and then run around four sides of a square …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rounders — raÊŠndÉ™(r)s n. type of game played with a bat and a ball and four stations that players must reach in order to score; homerun, hit in which a player is able to circle all four bases and score one point (usually the ball is hit out of the playing …   English contemporary dictionary

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