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[n] abrupt up-and-down motion (as caused by a ship or other conveyance); "the pitching and tossing was quite exciting"
[n] playing the position of pitcher on a baseball team


lurch, pitch

Misc. Definitions

\Pitch"ing\, n.
1. The act of throwing or casting; a cast; a pitch; as, wild pitching in baseball.
2. The rough paving of a street to a grade with blocks of stone. --Mayhew.
3. (Hydraul. Eng.) A facing of stone laid upon a bank to prevent wear by tides or currents. {Pitching piece} (Carp.), the horizontal timber supporting the floor of a platform of a stairway, and against which the stringpieces of the sloping parts are supported.

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