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noun [countable] [usually singular] baseline pronunciation in American English /ˈbeɪsˌlaɪn/
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singularbaseline
pluralbaselines
  1. 2
    the line that marks the back of the playing area in games such as tennis
  2. 3
    the area on a baseball diamond that a player has to stay inside while running from one base to the next

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