[mash-ee] /ˈmæʃ i/
a club with an iron head, the face having more slope than a but less slope than a .
noun (pl) mashies
(golf) (formerly) a club, corresponding to the modern No. 5 or No. 6 iron, used for approach shots
“five iron,” 1881, from Scottish, probably from French massue “club,” from Vulgar Latin *mattiuca, from Latin mateola “a tool for digging” (see mace (n.1)). Related: Mashie-niblick (1903).
noun, Golf. 1. . noun, Golf. 1. a club with an iron head, the face having more slope than a mid-mashie but less slope than a mashie.
noun, Golf. 1. . [baf-ee] /ˈbæf i/ noun, plural baffies. Golf. 1. a short, wooden club with a steep-sloped face, for lofting the ball.
[nuhm-ber] /ˈnʌm bər/ noun 1. a numeral or group of numerals. 2. the sum, total, count, or aggregate of a collection of units, or the like: A number of people were hurt in the accident. The number of homeless children in the city has risen alarmingly. 3. a word or symbol, or a combination of […]
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Besides the numbering of the tribes mentioned in the history of the wanderings in the wilderness, we have an account of a general census of the whole nation from Dan to Beersheba, which David gave directions to Joab to make (1 Chr. 21:1). Joab very reluctantly began to carry out the king’s command. This act […]