a base hit at which the batter stops safely at third base
Syn: ↑triple, ↑three-base hit
Derivationally related forms: ↑triple (for: ↑triple)
Hypernyms: ↑base hit, ↑safety
Hyponyms: ↑line-drive triple, ↑line triple

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/three"bag"euhr/, n. Baseball Informal.
triple (def. 7).
[1870-75, Amer.]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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