mid-on
mid-on mid-on n. (Cricket) the fielding position in cricket closest to the bowler on the on side. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • mid on — noun cricket : a fielding position on the on side of the field nearer to the batsman than long on; also : a player fielding in this position * * * Cricket. 1. the position of a fielder on the on side of the wicket. 2. the fielder occupying this… …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid on — Cricket. 1. the position of a fielder on the on side of the wicket. 2. the fielder occupying this position. Also, mid on. Also called mid wicket on. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • mid-on — /mɪd ˈɒn/ (say mid on) noun 1. (in cricket) a fielding position on the on side near the bowler. 2. a fielder in this position …   Australian English dictionary

  • mid-on — noun Cricket a fielding position on the on side near the bowler …   English new terms dictionary

  • mid-on — n. Cricket the position of the fielder near the bowler on the on side …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid on — noun a fielding position, about 70° forward of square on the leg side, between midwicket and the bowlers wicket; a fielder at this position …   Wiktionary

  • deep mid-on — /dip mɪd ˈɒn/ (say deep mid on) noun Cricket → long on …   Australian English dictionary

  • silly mid on — noun a fielding position, on the leg side, forward of the batsmans wicket, and very near the batsman; a fielder in this position …   Wiktionary

  • mid-wicket — mid wickˈet noun (cricket) A fielder, or a fielding position, on the legside, about midway between mid on and square leg • • • Main Entry: ↑mid …   Useful english dictionary

  • mid wicket — /mɪd ˈwɪkət/ (say mid wikuht) noun 1. (in cricket) an on side fielding position between square leg and mid on. 2. a fielder in this position …   Australian English dictionary

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