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Synonyms for bunt

(baseball) the act of hitting a baseball lightly without swinging the bat

disease of wheat characterized by replacement of the grains with greasy masses of smelly smut spores

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similar to Tilletia caries

fungus that destroys kernels of wheat by replacing them with greasy masses of smelly spores

hit a ball in such a way so as to make it go a short distance

to strike, thrust or shove against


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In this role, Bunt is responsible for business development in the large account space.
Mr Bunt, aged 33, died last week during a trip to the city of Krakow after a tragic accident involving an electric vehicle.
Mr Bunt, who was born in Leamington and grew up in Kenilworth, Warwickshire, fell and hit his head as he tried to pick up his sunglasses which had dropped on the ground.
Topps BUNT 2015, the officially licensed Major League Baseball digital trading card app, is now available for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, as well as Android devices in the App Store and Google Play Store.
Anyone so bold, van der Bunt proclaimed, would be making a "barbaric mistake."
Porcupine masala fry is one delicacy we won't get at ' The Bunt Food Medley' at Fire ( November 6- 15; lunch and dinner), but Sapna assured me it's quite a treat.
Knowing how to bunt - sacrifice, drag bunt for a base hit, suicide squeeze, safety squeeze - and executing it properly can make a big difference in determining if a team is going to come out on top of a one- or two-run ballgame.
MANGALORE (India): A book on the Eoe1/4Y[pounds sterling]History of BuntsEoe1/4ao, dealing with the origin and development of the Bunt community of the Karnataka west coast, was released here recently.
Beane further believes that the bunt and the stolen base do not statistically pay off in the big leagues.
He had 19 bunt hits in 35 attempts, not counting seven sacrifice bunts (which don't count as official at-bats).
The National Center for Seniors Housing Research awarded University of Arizona architecture student Travis Bunt first place in its annual Aging In Place design competition.
This is especially true with microscopic organisms such as Tilletia indica, a fungus that causes the disease called Karnal bunt in wheat.
They take turns in the same order as in the Bunt Game: a player from one team, then one from the other, etc.)