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noun as in drag bunt

noun as in ground ball

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As a physician, he was a great bleeder, tending to bleed all his patients regardless of the nature of their illnesses.

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Of the first four batters who reached against him, one did on an error and the two others with infield bleeders.

A voice from a far corner called out, "Oui, the bleeder is in the end dugout, old cock!"

But the bleeder vent at the other end of the reactor had apparently kicked at the same time.

The shock of that sudden release had jarred the whole atmosphere inside the reaction chamber, and the bleeder valve had let go.

An enormous amount of unused energy had been released, blowing the entire emergency bleeder system out.

Much more helium than necessary was being produced, and the bleeder valve had failed.


On this page you'll find 20 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bleeder, such as: chopper, dying quail, nubber, roller, slow roller, and squibbler.

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