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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. (baseball) one of nine divisions of play during which each team has a turn at bat;
[syn: inning, frame]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inn \Inn\ ([i^]n), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Inned ([i^]nd); p. pr. & vb. n. Inning.] To take lodging; to lodge. [R.] --Addison. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Inning \In"ning\, n. [AS. innung, fr. in in, prep. & adv.] 1. Ingathering; harvesting. [Obs.] --Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. The state or turn of being in; specifically, in cricket, baseball, etc., each period during which both teams get one turn each at bat; as, in baseball there are nine innings to a complete game; -- often in the pl. Hence: The turn or time of a person, or a party, in power; as, the Whigs went out, and the Democrats had their innings. [1913 Webster +PJC] 3. pl. Lands recovered from the sea. --Ainsworth. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

inning n 1: (baseball) one of nine divisions of play during which each team has a turn at bat [syn: inning, frame]