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brassie

[bras-ee, brah-see] /ˈbræs i, ˈbrɑ si/
noun, Golf.
1.
a club with a wooden head, the brass-plated face of which has more slope than a driver but less than a spoon, for hitting long, low drives on the fairway.
Also, brassy, brassey.
Also called number two wood.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; brass + -ie
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brassie

/ˈbræsɪ; ˈbrɑː-/
noun (pl) brassies
1.
(golf) a former name for a club, a No. 2 wood, originally having a brass-plated sole and with a shallower face than a driver to give more loft
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