hosel

[ hoh-zuh l ]
/ ˈhoʊ zəl /

noun Golf.

the socket in the club head of an iron that receives the shaft.

Nearby words

  1. hosanna,
  2. hose,
  3. hosea,
  4. hosecock,
  5. hosein,
  6. hosen,
  7. hoser,
  8. hosey,
  9. hoshana rabbah,
  10. hosier

Origin of hosel

1895–1900; hose + -el diminutive suffix

Also called hose.

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