- a general term for an area of ground, either inland or beside the sea, laid out for the playing of golf
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
Sportthe ground or course over which golf is played. A standard full-scale golf course has 125 to 175 acres (51 to 71 hectares), usually with 18 holes varying from 100 to 650 yd. (91 to 594 m) in length from tee to cup. Also called golf′ links′.
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golf course, golf links n
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