bodyline definition

  • noun:
    • Alternative form of body line.
    • Bodyline bowling (see adjective, below).
  • adjective:
    • Designating a form of bowling (now resistant to the guidelines) characterised by fast, short-pitched balls directed at the batsman's human body or leg stump rather than the wicket.

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