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golf club

noun
1.
any of various long-handled clubs with wooden or metal heads, for hitting the ball in golf.
Compare iron (def 5), wood1 (def 8).
2.
an organization of golf players or the facilities and grounds used by such an organization.
Origin of golf club
1500-1510
First recorded in 1500-10
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  • For a minute I felt like caving in his head, then and there, with the golf club I carried.

  • Oh, I have an important engagement at the golf club this morning.

    Jewel Clara Louise Burnham
  • Let us take Mr. Holt with us to the golf club this afternoon.

    Madge Morton's Victory Amy D.V. Chalmers
  • He could not stay to luncheon as he was lunching at the golf club with a friend.

    Passing By Maurice Baring
  • This striking arm hit the ball away just as it is hit by a golf club.

    The Soul of Golf Percy Adolphus Vaile
British Dictionary definitions for golf club

golf club

noun
1.
any of various long-shafted clubs with wood or metal heads used to strike a golf ball
2.
  1. an association of golf players, usually having its own course and facilities
  2. the premises of such an association
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