best-ball match

best-ball match
noun
: a golf match in which one player competes against the best ball of two or more players

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Golf.
a match, scored by holes, in which one player competing against two or more others must score lower than the lowest scoring opponent to win a hole.
[1905-10]

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best-ball match «BEHST BL»,
a golf match between two pairs, with a ball to each of the four players. At every hole the lowest score in each pair counts to decide the match.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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