golf ball


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golf ball

n.
A small hard dimpled ball used in golf.

golf ball

n
1. (Golf) a small resilient, usually white, ball of either two-piece or three-piece construction, the former consisting of a solid inner core with a thick covering of toughened material, the latter consisting of a liquid centre, rubber-wound core, and a thin layer of balata
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) (in some electric typewriters) a small detachable metal sphere, around the surface of which type characters are arranged

golf′ ball`


n.
a small dimpled ball with a tough cover and a resilient core of rubber, used in playing golf.
[1535–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.golf ball - a small hard ball used in playing golfgolf ball - a small hard ball used in playing golf; dimpled to reduce wind resistance
ball - round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games; "the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve"; "the mayor threw out the first ball"; "the ball rolled into the corner pocket"
golf equipment - sports equipment used in playing golf
Translations

golf ball

npalla da golf; (on typewriter) → pallina
References in classic literature ?
All that he was thinking of at that moment was the best method of laying a golf ball dead in front of the Palace Theatre.
When we decided to create our own golf ball business from scratch, all of us knew that we would have to produce a ball that would be superior to and unlike others in the industry.
The HX Tour 56 Golf Ball has been Phil Mickelson's ball of choice ever since he joined Callaway Golf last fall, and was used in three of Mickelson's lowest career 18-hole scores, including a 59 at the PGA Grand Slam of Golf in Hawaii last November, a 60 during his win at the FBR Phoenix Open and a course-record (by two strokes) 62 at Spyglass Hill during his win at the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
We feel this settlement, including the injunction, adequately protects our important golf ball trade secrets," said Ely Callaway, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Callaway Golf Company and Chairman of Callaway Golf Ball Company.
Callaway Golf's new HX Hot Golf Ball is super fast off the clubface and the customized 2005 Ford Mustang GT, one of the hottest cars on the road today, is fast off the line and a showstopper on the road.
PHOTO Golf ball signed by Tom Lehman is just waiting for young Tyler Hori to claim from Hoffarth.
Callaway Golf's complete golf ball product line now includes the three-piece solid-core HX (pronounced "hex") and CTU 30 balls, along with the two-piece CB1(TM) ball introduced earlier this year.
The Nike Precision Tour Accuracy and the Nike Precision Tour Accuracy TW represent the best in non-wound golf ball technology," said Stan Grissinger, category business director for golf balls.
The new, state-of-the-art golf research and fitting facility that is named after Callaway Golf's late founder will carry on his passionate pursuit of technological breakthroughs in the design, creation and custom fitting of golf clubs and golf balls for golfers of all skill levels, the Company said.
Our ongoing investigation of this matter has resulted in allegations, filed in court today, that Bridgestone has knowingly made unfounded claims of patent infringement against us in an effort to undermine the successful launch, both in the United States and in Japan, of our 'Rule 35(TM)' golf ball," said Steve McCracken, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer of Callaway Golf.
Also in Mickelson's bag were the Callaway Golf(R) X Fairway Woods, X-Tour(R) Irons, the new X-Tour(R) Wedges with Mack Daddy Grooves, the new HX(R) Tour Golf Ball and Odyssey(R) White Hot XG(TM) Putter with the new multi-layer insert.