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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the verb phrase strike out.

NounEdit

strikeout (plural strikeouts)

  1. An instance or the act of yielding nothing
    We've had one strikeout after the other on the Jones account.
  2. (baseball) An instance or the act of striking out
    The pitcher recorded seven strikeouts in the game.
  3. (computing, wordprocessing) Cancellation of a portion of text by crossing it out without deleting it; strikethrough.

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