Glossary

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There are 5 names in this directory beginning with the letter M.
Mark it or chalk it
To mark a toucher with chalk

Marker
A person who undertakes to see that a game of singles is played according to the rules. He marks all touchers, centres the jack, measures, and keeps the score. During the playing of an end, it could be wiser for the marker not to talk to the players unless asked a direct question.

Mat
The mat from which a bowler must make his delivery (the size is laid down in the rules).

Measure
A device used to determine which bowl is nearest the jack.

Measuring
The process of determining which bowl is nearest the jack.