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A series of baseball games played each fall between the winning teams of the American League and the National League to decide the championship of the major leagues.
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(Baseball) baseball (in the US and Canada) a best-of-seven playoff for the world championship between the two winning teams in the major leagues at the end of the season
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an annual series of games between the champions of baseball's two major leagues, won by the first team to win four games.
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|Noun||1.||World Series - series that constitutes the playoff for the baseball championship; "we watched the World Series on TV"|
playoff - any final competition to determine a championship
series - (sports) several contests played successively by the same teams; "the visiting team swept the series"
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