seventh-inning stretch


seventh-inning stretch
/sev"euhnth in'ing, -in"-/
1. Baseball. a point in the game when spectators rise from their seats to relax by stretching their legs, usually after six and one-half innings.
2. any point or period of pause, rest, reconsideration, or the like.
[1955-60]

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