Pronunciation: (fung'gō), [key]
—pl. -goes. Baseball.
1. (in practice sessions) a ball tossed into the air by the batter and struck as it comes down.
2. a batted ball, esp. a fly ball, hit in this manner.
3. Also called fun'go bat". a bat used in hitting fungoes, being lighter, longer, and narrower than an ordinary baseball bat.
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