a run or bye scored on a bowled ball that ricochets off any part of the batsman’s body except the hand.
(cricket) a run scored after the ball has hit the batsman’s leg or some other part of his body, except his hand, without touching the bat lb
noun, Theater. 1. a narrow scenery flat or drop, often used in a pair to form an inverted U .
/ˈlɛɡkəʊ/ noun 1. the Legislative Council of Hong Kong
[eks le-ge; English eks lee-jee] /ɛks ˈlɛ gɛ; English ɛks ˈli dʒi/ adverb, Latin. 1. by virtue of law. noun A preeminent and awe-inspiring person: A few hours after she had beaten the ”lege,” the legend of her chosen field [1990s+; probably influenced by the phrase a legend in one’s own time, applied to personages […]
- Legem pone
“payment of money, cash down,” 1570s, from first two words of the fifth division of Psalm cxix, which begins the psalms at Matins on the 25th of the month; consequently associated with March 25, a quarter day in the old financial calendar, when payments and debts came due.