bowling green

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Origin of bowling green

First recorded in 1640–50

Bowling Green

  1. a city in S Kentucky.
  2. a city in NW Ohio.
  3. a small open area near the S tip of Manhattan in New York City, at the foot of Broadway.

bowling on the green Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

British Dictionary definitions for bowling green

bowling green

  1. an area of closely mown turf on which the game of bowls is played
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