beanball

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beanball

In baseball, a pitch that strikes the batter on the head. The batter doesn't seem to be feeling too well after that beanball.

beanball

n. a pitched baseball that strikes the batter on the head, usually by accident. (Baseball.) He got hit by a beanball and went after the pitcher with a bat.
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Meat-free examples include focaccia, tomato bruchetta, avocado and pearl barley salad, vegan bean balls and pasta with an artichoke sauce.
The dessert of a panna cotta texture for almond jelly and the sweet soup with bean balls were amazing.
The desserts aren't a drill here -- there's plenty to choose from including the crispy papaya puff, an apple sticky rice cake and also the fried red bean balls covered in sesame, all of which keep the levels of fine dining, innovation and layers of flavour at the same level that you'd come to expect by the time you reach the desserts.
Bean balls, broken bats, and wild throws can injure players, umpires, and spectators.
The deep-fried red bean balls had pulpy sweet centres wrapped around with the lightest batter coated in sesame seeds and a trail of syrup for extra sweetness.
I was a little disappointed that the mung bean balls were off the menu, so went for bananas in coconut milk.