Agricultural shot

cricket: wild slog of the ball, usually over square leg or mid wicket (so called as it is the sort of shot a farmer might make)

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • agricultural shot — Australian Slang cricket: wild slog of the ball, usually over square leg or mid wicket (so called as it is the sort of shot a farmer might make) …   English dialects glossary

  • agricultural shot — noun A swing across the line of the ball (resembling a scything motion) played without much technique. Often one that results in a chunk of the pitch being dug up by the bat. A type of a slog …   Wiktionary

  • agricultural — /ægrəˈkʌltʃərəl/ (say agruh kulchuhruhl) adjective 1. of or relating to agriculture. –noun Also, agricultural shot. 2. Colloquial (in cricket) a wild stroke without finesse. –agriculturally, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

  • List of cricket terms — Cricket is a team sport played between two teams of eleven. It is known for its rich terminology. [http://content usa.cricinfo.com/ci/content/story/239756.html A glossary of cricket terms ] from CricInfo retrieved May 13 2008]… …   Wikipedia

  • Glossary of cricket terms — Cricket is a team sport played between two teams of eleven. It is known for its rich terminology.[1][2][3] Some terms are often thought to be arcane and humorous by those not familiar with the game.[4] This is a general glossary of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Cow corner — (cricket) area of the field over mid wicket (so called because this is where an agricultural shot is aimed at) …   Dictionary of Australian slang

  • cow corner — Australian Slang (cricket) area of the field over mid wicket (so called because this is where an agricultural shot is aimed at) …   English dialects glossary

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