midiron


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mid·i·ron

 (mĭd′ī′ərn)
n.
1. An iron golf club for middle-distance shots, especially a four, five, or six iron.
2. An iron golf club that has more loft than a driver and less than a three iron, used for longer fairway shots and long approach shots; a two iron.

midiron

(ˈmɪdˌaɪən)
n
(Golf) golf a club, usually a No. 5, 6, or 7 iron, used for medium-length approach shots
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.midiron - long iron with a nearly vertical facemidiron - long iron with a nearly vertical face
iron - a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head
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