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|the area on a billiard table behind the balkline
a player with ball in hand must play from the balk
|something immaterial that interferes with or delays action or progress
|one of several parallel sloping beams that support a roof
|an illegal pitching motion while runners are on base
|A ridge of land left unplowed between furrows, or at the end of a field; a piece missed by the plow slipping aside.
|refuse to comply
|To leave or make balks in.
|To engage in contradiction; to be in opposition.
|To indicate to fishermen, by shouts or signals from shore, the direction taken by the shoals of herring.