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over in Cricket topic

overover3 noun [countable]  DSCthe period of time in the game of cricket during which six or eight balls are thrown by the same bowler in one direction
Examples from the Corpus
overFifty runs were assembled in the first 15 overs, but even maintaining that rate required a certain air of desperation.A convincing one-day success was wrapped up with 15 overs to spare as Cheshire outplayed the Duchy in every respect.