Meaning of Backstop

English: Backstop
Bangla: কেল্লা
Type: Unknown / অজানা / अज्ञात

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Definition: 1

a wall, wire screen, or the like, serving to prevent a ball from going too far beyond the normal playing area.

Definition: 2

Baseball. the catcher.

Definition: 3

a person or thing that serves as a support, safeguard, or reinforcement: There were technicians on board as backstops to the automated controls.

Definition: 4

to act as a backstop.

Definition: 5

to act as a backstop to: The government agreed to backstop companies that invested in oil exploration.