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miniature golf

noun
1.
a game or amusement modeled on golf and played with a putter and golf ball, in which each very short, grassless “hole” constitutes an obstacle course, consisting of wooden alleys, tunnels, bridges, etc., through which the ball must be driven to hole it.
Also called midget golf.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15
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