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scorebox

Line breaks: score|box
Pronunciation: /ˈskoːbɒks
 
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Definition of scorebox in English:

noun

Cricket
A room or hut in which the official scorers work and on which the score is displayed for spectators.
Example sentences
  • Crowds mingle in front of the scorebox.
  • We have had seats from the ground dragged right up Rawdon Billing, the wicket covers have been damaged, and doors and locks on the scorebox and garages have been vandalised.
  • It will also mark another milestone in the dedicated career of omniscient scorer Ian Chisholm - now in his 42nd year in the scorebox - who punctiliously keeps a book which even Bill Frindall would laud.

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