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Definition of monde

"monde" is probably misspelled. Trying mound instead Definition of mound

1. mound [ n ] (in baseball) the slight elevation on which the pitcher stands

Used in print:

(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)

Bill_Kunkel , Bob_Hartman and Ed_Keegan did the mound chores for the club down from West_Palm_Beach to play the game before 767 paying customers in Miami_Stadium .

Twenty-one year old Milt_Pappas and Jerry_Walker , 22 , are scheduled to share the Oriole mound chores against the Bombers ' Art_Ditmar in Sunday 's 2 P.M. encounter .

(Rocky Mountains News, [Denver, Colorado],...)

Lefty Wyman_Carey , another Denver rookie , will be on the mound against veteran John_Tsitouris at 8 o'clock Tuesday night .

Synonyms mound pitcher's_mound hill Related Terms baseball_equipment baseball_diamond baseball

2. mound [ n ] a small natural hill

Used in print:

(B. J. D. Meeuse, The Story of Pollination....)

This may just be pride in my adopted State_of_Washington , but certainly I love to visit their mound cities near Yakima and Prosser in July or August , when the bees are in their most active period .

Synonyms hillock knoll mound hammock hummock Related Terms hill anthill molehill kopje

3. mound [ n ] a collection of objects laid on top of each other

Used in print:

(B. J. D. Meeuse, The Story of Pollination....)

The females like to burrow in the short turf of well-kept lawns , where their little mounds of earth often appear by the hundreds .

Synonyms pile heap mound cumulus Related Terms collection stack woodpile shock dunghill scrapheap pyre stockpile compost_heap slagheap stack accumulate throng

4. mound [ n ] structure consisting of an artificial heap or bank usually of earth or stones
Examples: "they built small mounds to hide behind"

Synonyms hill mound Related Terms structure embankment snowbank burial_mound barbette hill

5. mound [ v ] form into a mound, as of earth

Synonyms mound Related Terms shape mound_over

6. mound [ n ] the position on a baseball team of the player who throws the ball for a batter to try to hit
Examples: "he has played every position except pitcher" "they have a southpaw on the mound"

Synonyms mound pitcher Related Terms position baseball_team

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