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: relating to or being a golf match in which one player competes against the best individual score of two or more players for each hole
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Word History

First Known Use

1890, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of best-ball was in 1890

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“Best-ball.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/best-ball. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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