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ball park

noun
     
Related topics: Baseball
ball park
1 [countable] American EnglishDSB a field for playing baseball with seats for watching the game
2

in the (right) ball park

informalB close to the amount, price etc that you want or are thinking about:
Their estimate is in the right ball park.
3

a ball-park figure/estimate/amount

a number or amount that is almost but not exactly correct:
He said $25,000 but it's just a ball-park figure.

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