income from wages, salaries, fees, or the like, accruing from labor or services performed by the earner.
income derived from paid employment and comprising mainly wages and salaries
noun, Baseball. 1. a run yielded by a pitcher in which no error by the pitcher or the pitcher’s teammates and no passed ball by the catcher was involved.
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noun, Baseball. 1. a measure of the effectiveness of a pitcher, obtained by dividing the number of earned runs scored against the pitcher by the number of innings pitched and multiplying the result by nine. A pitcher yielding three earned runs in nine innings has an earned run average of 3.00. Abbreviation: ERA, era.
[urn] /ɜrn/ verb (used with object) 1. to gain or get in return for one’s labor or service: to earn one’s living. 2. to merit as compensation, as for service; deserve: to receive more than one has earned. 3. to acquire through merit: to earn a reputation for honesty. 4. to gain as due return […]