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American League

Syllabification: A·mer·i·can League
trademark

Definition of American League in English:

noun

One of the two major leagues in American professional baseball.
Example sentences
  • In the American League this season, you'll hear names such as Gary Sheffield, Manny Ramirez and David Ortiz.
  • Did I see somewhere where they might host an American League baseball game?
  • Not long ago, I purchased an autographed baseball containing signatures of players on an American League All-Star team.

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