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Noun: shorts  shorts
  1. Trousers that end at or above the knee
    - short pants [N. Amer], trunks
  2. Underpants worn by men
    - drawers, underdrawers, boxers, boxer shorts
Noun: short  short
  1. The location on a baseball field where the shortstop is stationed
  2. Accidental contact between two points in an electric circuit that have a potential difference
    - short circuit
  3. The fielding position of the player on a baseball team who is stationed between second and third base
    - shortstop
Verb: short  short
  1. Cheat someone by not returning him enough money
    - short-change
  2. Create a short circuit in
    - short-circuit

Type of: bunco [N. Amer], bunko, chuddies [UK, dialect], con, contact, create, dack [Austral, NZ], dak [Austral, NZ], defraud, diddle, gip, goldbrick [N. Amer], grift [N. Amer], gyp, hornswoggle [N. Amer], make, mulct, nobble [Brit], pant [N. Amer], pants [Brit], parcel, parcel of land, piece of ground, piece of land, position, ream [N. Amer], rook, scam, short-change, swindle, tangency, tract, trouser, underdacks [Austral], underdaks [Austral], underpants, undershorts [N. Amer], victimise [Brit], victimize

Part of: baseball diamond, baseball team, circuit, diamond, electric circuit, electrical circuit, infield

Encyclopedia: Shorts

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