bottom edge

bottom edge

1. noun In cricket, a strike of the ball on the bottom edge of the bat (the edge closest to the ground), such that the ball is deflected directly toward the ground. That was an unlucky bottom edge for the batsman, as the ball bounced back into his own wicket.
2. verb In cricket, to strike the ball with the bottom edge of the bat (the edge closest to the ground), such that the ball is deflected directly toward the ground. The batsman bottom edged the ball back into his own wicket.
See also: bottom, edge
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Lay the fur across the hat, furry side down, so the bottom edge lines up with the horizontal line you drew, and sew it on.
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Like the monofilament wire generally recommended by DeerBusters for most fencing applications, steel core wire is used at the top and bottom edge of poly deer fence to hold it upright and taut, creating both a professional and attractive look and a more effective barrier against jumping.
Remove the brace and place the frame with the bottom edge facing up.
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Begin piping rosettes along the bottom edge of the cake with the darkest shade of frosting.
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