best-ball match

noun Golf.

a match, scored by holes, in which one player competing against two or more others must score lower than the lowest scoring opponent to win a hole.

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Origin of best-ball match

First recorded in 1905–10 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019