penalty stroke

noun

Definition of penalty stroke

: a stroke in golf added to the score of a side under certain rules (as when a ball has been lost or hit out of bounds or is deemed unplayable)

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“Penalty stroke.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/penalty%20stroke. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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