miniature golf

noun
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:
1910–15

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Miniature golf can be a lot of fun, and it is even better if the course is
  decorated with dinosaurs.
Then you play a round of miniature golf with new friends you've made on the
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For those who don't have an entire day to devote to playing the links, there's
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Miniature golf is often a summer activity made for families to enjoy outdoors
  during summer nights.
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