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short game

noun
1.
the aspect of golf considered in relation to the ability of a player to hit medium or short shots, as chip shots, pitch shots, and putts, with accuracy.
Compare long game (def 1).
2.
a card game in which not all cards in the pack are dealt before play.
Compare long game (def 2).
Origin of short game
1850-1855
1850-55, Americanism
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