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clock golf

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Definition of clock golf in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A lawn game in which the players putt to a hole in the centre of a circle from successive points on its circumference.
Example sentences
  • To my mind, it is ‘table tennis’ which is the slightly contemptuous diminutive, like ‘clock golf’ or ‘penny football’.
  • Lasker's never failing fund of humour was much in evidence and he evidently excels at clock golf.
  • All the usual attractions were there to keep young and old entertained, the ducking barrel, bottle stall, cake stall, bonny baby competition, clock golf, delicatessen stall and many others.

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