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Where does the word nerd come from? Difference between a geek and a nerd?

nerd nəːd/ noun informal: a foolish or contemptible person who lacks social skills or is boringly studious. Single minded, expert: 
"I was a serious nerd until I discovered girls and cars"

synonyms: bore, dull person; "a computer nerd"

Where does the word baseball come from?

The earliest reference to baseball comes in a diary entry of a Surrey solicitor, William Bray.