a program of physical exercise, practice, and exhibition games followed by a baseball team in the late winter and early spring, before the start of the regular season.
the period during which such a program takes place, usually from the beginning of March until the middle of April.
noun 1. See under vetch (def 1). noun 1. any of several mostly climbing plants belonging to the genus Vicia, of the legume family, having pinnate leaves ending in tendrils and bearing pealike flowers, especially V. sativa (spring vetch) cultivated for forage and soil improvement. 2. any of various allied plants, as Lathyrus sativus, of […]
noun 1. a town in central Utah.
noun 1. the part of an annual ring of wood, characterized by large, thin-walled cells, formed during the first part of the growing season. noun 1. the wood that is produced by a plant in the spring and early summer and consists of large thin-walled xylem cells Compare summerwood
adjective, springier, springiest. 1. characterized by spring or elasticity; flexible; resilient: He walks with a springy step. 2. (of land) abounding in or having springs of water. adjective springier, springiest 1. possessing or characterized by resilience or bounce 2. (of a place) having many wells or springs of water