Definition of county cricket in English:

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county cricket

noun

First-class cricket played in the UK between the eighteen professional teams contesting the County Championship.
Example sentences
  • To yesterday's cricketers county cricket was a big thing, securing a contract was itself a colossal triumph.
  • Though he recently broke a bone in his left hand while playing county cricket for Hampshire, he has been passed fit to play.
  • The other side of the coin is that three of that team are no longer playing county cricket.

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Syllabification: coun·ty crick·et

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