Definition of batting order in English:

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batting order

noun

Baseball
The order in which batters take their turn at bat.
Example sentences
  • The batting order definitely needs to be altered.
  • When the Rockies traded outfielder Juan Pierre, they created a void atop the batting order.
  • With four hitters in the lineup like the ones you mention, it wouldn't matter much where the manager placed them in the batting order.

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Syllabification: bat·ting or·der

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