gardening

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Cricket

  • noun the process by which a batsman attempts to smooth out any irregularities in the wicket, especially by prodding the pitch with his bat in between deliveries
    Citation ‘There was a good deal of agitated gardening from the batsmen and Howarth, unusually for him, appeared in a helmet’ (Matthew Engel, Guardian 3 February 1984)
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