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circuit slugger

In baseball, a player who often hits home runs, running the full circuit of bases when they do so. The new circuit slugger has been an incredible asset to the team this season.
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the sawdust circuit

dated The itinerary of or route taken by a travelling evangelist preacher. (Variant of the more common "sawdust trail.") Primarily heard in US. Old Bill Baxton? Shoot, he's been on the sawdust circuit for the better part of his life. He probably wouldn't be able to settle down in one place if he tried!
See also: circuit, sawdust
References in classic literature ?
The whole circuit of its walls did not exceed twenty-five yards.
On our next circuit, he threatened the Italians with the weapon; but they rowed on stolidly, keeping splendid stroke and utterly disregarding him.
They were nearly exhausted, and it was only a matter of a few more circuits, when the game took on a new feature.
The country bordering upon the river was frequently gashed with deep ravines, or traversed by high bluffs, to avoid which, the travellers were obliged to make wide circuits through the plains.
And Barney entered into the hell of education that later won his purchaser more time than he could deliver over the best vaudeville circuits in Canada and the United States.
But, though he was only half-way by the difference of meridians, he had really gone over two-thirds of the whole journey; for he had been obliged to make long circuits from London to Aden, from Aden to Bombay, from Calcutta to Singapore, and from Singapore to Yokohama.
If the high court overturns the 9th Circuit ruling in the Newdow case, it will represent the first significant reversal of this separationist trend.
Weiss' team has just put the finishing touches on a five-gene circuit in E.
Miller Freeman had acquired the titles from PMSI Communications (Alpharetta, GA) in 1990 (HF merged PMSI's Printed Circuit Assembly with its own Circuits Manufacturing to form Circuits Assembly).
[USPRwire, Mon Aug 12 2019] Global Vacuum Circuit Breaker Market: Overview Vacuum Circuit Breaker is the advanced circuit breaker that is introduced to upgrade the outdated circuit breaker using vacuum technology.
Photonic integrated circuits are expected to emerge as a new technology in optical systems during the forecast period.
The Ministry of Tourism under its Swadesh Darshan Scheme- Integrated Development of Theme Based Tourist Circuits is developing tourism infrastructure in the circuits, across the country, having tourist potential in a planned and prioritized manner.
The Florida Legislature defines a circuit court as a trial court pursuant to F.S.
Insertion loss is the total loss of an RF circuit, consisting of the sum of four different loss components.
* 11th Circuit, Seat 5, Judson Lee Cohen of Miami Lakes and Jeffrey Rynor of Miami Beach filed to replace retiring board member Dennis Kainen.