golf course

noun
Updated on: 17 Nov 2017

Definition of golf course

:an area of land laid out for golf with a series of 9 or 18 holes each including tee, fairway, and putting green and often one or more natural or artificial hazards called also golf links

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First Known Use of golf course

1890


GOLF COURSE Defined for English Language Learners

golf course

noun

Definition of golf course for English Language Learners

  • : a large area of land set up for the game of golf



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