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Definition 1: a game played with a ball and bat by two teams of 11 players; teams take turns trying to score runs - [noun denoting act]

(cricket is a kind of ...) an outdoor game played on a field of specified dimensions

(cricket is a part of ...) a glancing contact with the ball off the edge of the cricket bat

(cricket is a part of ...) the batting turn of a cricket player or team

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) (cricket) the act of delivering a cricket ball to the batsman

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) hurl a cricket ball from one end of the pitch towards the batsman at the other end

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) hit a glancing blow with the edge of the bat

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) (cricket) an over in which no runs are scored

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) (cricket) the division of play during which six balls are bowled at the batsman by one player from the other team from the same end of the pitch

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) (cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) (cricket) any of three upright wooden posts that form the wicket

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) sports equipment used in playing cricket

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) (sports) three consecutive scores by one player or three scores in one game (as in cricket or ice hockey etc.)

(cricket is the domain which ... is member of) with the arm swung round at shoulder height

"round-arm bowling"

Definition 2: leaping insect; male makes chirping noises by rubbing the forewings together - [noun denoting animal]

(cricket is a kind of ...) any of various insects having leathery forewings and membranous hind wings and chewing mouthparts

(... is a kind of cricket ) digs in moist soil and feeds on plant roots

(... is a kind of cricket ) lives in human dwellings; naturalized in parts of America

(... is a kind of cricket ) common American black cricket; attacks crops and also enters dwellings

(... is a kind of cricket ) pale arboreal American cricket noted for loud stridulation

(... is a member of cricket) crickets

Definition 3: play cricket - [verb of competition]

(cricket is a kind of ...) participate in games or sport

"We played hockey all afternoon" "play cards" "Pele played for the Brazilian teams in many important matches"

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