[fawrs-out, fohrs-] /ˈfɔrsˌaʊt, ˈfoʊrs-/
a put-out of a base runner on a force play.
noun, Baseball. 1. a situation in which a base runner is forced to advance to a base or to home plate as a result of the batter becoming a base runner or to make room for another base runner.
[fawr-suh ps, -seps] /ˈfɔr səps, -sɛps/ noun, plural forceps, forcipes [fawr-suh-peez] /ˈfɔr səˌpiz/ (Show IPA) 1. an instrument, as pincers or tongs, for seizing and holding objects, as in surgical operations. 2. Anatomy, Zoology. a part or feature resembling a forceps, especially a pair of appendages at the posterior of certain insects. /ˈfɔːsɪps/ noun (pl) […]
- Forceps delivery
forceps delivery n. The birth of a child assisted by extraction with a forceps designed to grasp the head.
noun 1. a pump that delivers a liquid under pressure, so as to eject it forcibly. noun 1. a pump that ejects fluid under pressure Compare lift pump