slow-pitch
noun Date: 1967 softball which is played with 10 players on each side and in which each pitch must have an arc 3 to 10 feet high and base stealing is not allowed — compare fast-pitch

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • slow-pitch — also slo pitch (slōʹpĭch ) n. Softball in which there are ten players to a team and legal pitches must travel in an arc from three to ten feet high. * * * …   Universalium

  • slow pitch — n. a variety of softball in which the ball is pitched with an underhand motion at moderate speed in an arc that rises at least six feet above the ground: cf. FAST PITCH * * * …   Universalium

  • slow pitch — n. a variety of softball in which the ball is pitched with an underhand motion at moderate speed in an arc that rises at least six feet above the ground: cf. FAST PITCH …   English World dictionary

  • slow-pitch — n [U] AmE a game like ↑softball, usually played by mixed teams of men and women …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • slow pitch — slow′ (or slo′) pitch′ n. spo cvs a variety of softball in which each pitch must make an arc at least six feet above the playing field • Etymology: 1965–70 …   From formal English to slang

  • slow-pitch — noun also slo pitch ˈslōˌpich : softball in which each side has 10 players, each pitch must travel in an arc from 3 to 10 feet high in order to be legal, and base stealing is not permitted …   Useful english dictionary

  • slow pitch — noun (U) AmE a game like softball, played by mixed teams of men and women …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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