Definition of match play in English:
Play in golf in which the score is reckoned by counting the holes won by each side, as opposed to the number of strokes taken. Compare with stroke play.
- By waiving them, you waive the right to keep score in stroke play and to win the hole in match play.
- This costs her the hole in match play or a two-stroke penalty in stroke play.
- The thing to know about the honor is its application in stroke play vs. match play.
Definition of match play in:
- British & World English dictionary
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