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  1. international airport in W Scotland.
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Examples from the Web for prestwick

Historical Examples

  • There was an exciting finish also to the 1898 Championship, which was held at Prestwick.

    The Complete Golfer [1905]

    Harry Vardon

  • He was playing for the championship at Prestwick and making his last round.

  • So ends Prestwick; and what a jolly course it is, to be sure!

  • Of all this galaxy of courses, Prestwick is first and foremost.

  • In 1888 I lost the amateur championship at Prestwick, and I lost it badly.

    Fifty Years of Golf

    Horace G. Hutchinson

British Dictionary definitions for prestwick


  1. a town in SW Scotland, in South Ayrshire on the Firth of Clyde; international airport, golf course: tourism. Pop: 14 934 (2001)
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