sweet spot

noun
Sports. the spot on a club, racket, bat, etc., where a ball is most effectively hit.

Origin:
1920–25

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sweet spot
 
n
sport the centre area of a racquet, golf club, etc, from which the cleanest shots are made

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Example sentences
Video-game designers seek a sweet spot where players feel challenge but not
  despair.
Wind turbines often also employ a transmission to gear the shaft speed up or
  down to the sweet spot.
Ring of dust lies in the sweet spot for liquid water.
Obviously, being stuck in a chronic oil-based energy crisis provides the
  financial sweet spot for the military-industrial complex.
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