mashie

noun

mash·​ie
ˈmashē,
-aash-,
-aish-,
-shi
plural -s
: an iron golf club with a rather wide blade well laid back used for medium distances and for lofting a ball (as from a close lie or from the rough)

called also number five iron

Word History

Etymology

perhaps from French massue club, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin mattiuca, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin mattia mace

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“Mashie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mashie. Accessed 24 Jun. 2024.

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