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bowl

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1. Chiefly US a bowl-shaped building or other structure, such as a football stadium or amphitheatre
2. a bowl-shaped depression of the land surface

bowl

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1. a wooden ball used in the game of bowls, having flattened sides, one side usually being flatter than the other in order to make it run on a curved course
2. a large heavy ball with holes for gripping with the fingers and thumb, used in tenpin bowling

bowl

An open-top diffusing glass or plastic enclosure used to shield a light source from direct view and to redirect or scatter the light.
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Promising pace bowler Charlie Dagnall is in his stride on the cricket pitch, bowling overs for Warwickshire.
He is likely to have to spend a lot of time bowling overs.
Bowling maiden overs became maidens bowling overs in the Universal Building Society-sponsored County Finals Day down by the Riverside.