[ string-kawrs, -kohrs ]
/ ˈstrɪŋˌkɔrs, -ˌkoʊrs /
a horizontal band or course, as of stone, projecting beyond or flush with the face of a building, often molded and sometimes richly carved.
What Is A “Claret Jug”?Since 1872, the winner of golf's British Open, which is also called The Open Championship and the oldest of the sport's four major tournaments, has won a trophy that goes by an unusual name: the Claret Jug.
Also called belt course, string.
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