Definition of stroke play noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


stroke play

BrE BrE//ˈstrəʊk pleɪ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈstroʊk pleɪ//
(also medal play) [uncountable] Golf
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a way of playing golf in which your score depends on the number of times you hit the ball in the whole game, rather than on the number of holes that you win compare match play See related entries: Golf
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: stroke play