four-ball

noun
\ ˈfȯr-ˌbȯl How to pronounce four-ball (audio) \

Definition of four-ball

: a golf match in which the best individual score of one partnership is matched against the best individual score of another partnership for each hole

First Known Use of four-ball

1904, in the meaning defined above

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“Four-ball.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/four-ball. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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