backstop

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backstop /ˈbækˌstɑːp/ noun
plural backstops
backstop
/ˈbækˌstɑːp/
noun
plural backstops
Learner's definition of BACKSTOP
[count] baseball
: a fence or screen that is placed behind the catcher to prevent the ball from rolling away
[singular] : something that is kept so that it can be used if it is needed
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