putting green

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noun putt·ing green \ˈpə-tiŋ-\

Definition of putting green

  1. :  a smooth grassy area at the end of a golf fairway containing the hole; also :  a similar area usually with many holes that is used for practice

1805

First Known Use of putting green

1805


PUTTING GREEN Defined for English Language Learners

putting green

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noun putt·ing green \ˈpə-tiŋ-\

Definition of putting green for English Language Learners

  • golf : an area covered with very short grass around the hole into which the ball must be played; also : a similar area that has many holes and that is used for practice


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