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putting green

noun, Golf.
1.
green (def 24).
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
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British Dictionary definitions for putting green

putting green

/ˈpʌtɪŋ/
noun
1.
(on a golf course) the area of closely mown grass at the end of a fairway where the hole is
2.
an area of smooth grass with several holes for putting games
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