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pro-am

 (prō′ăm′)
n.
A sports event, such as a golf tournament, in which professionals compete with or against amateurs.


pro′-am′ adj.

pro-am

(ˈprəʊˈæm)
adj
(General Sporting Terms) (of a golf tournament, snooker tournament, etc) involving both professional and amateur players
n
(General Sporting Terms) a sporting tournament involving both professional and amateur players

pro-am

(ˈproʊˈæm)
n.
any sporting event in which professionals play with amateurs.
[1945–50; pro(fessional)-am(ateur)]
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One Lucky Winner Will Receive an Opportunity to Play in Three Pro-Am Events
Grants the top 2 winners of the CIMB Classic-AGF Youth Golf Challenge an opportunity of a lifetime to tee off with some of the world s top professional golfers at the CIMB Classic Pro-Am Golf Tournament.
The Byrne 1 team featuring French pro Romain Wattel (second right) won the Commercial Bank Qatar Masters Pro-Am yesterday.
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It was the biggest prize the 35-year-old Clark has ever pocketed for a one-day Pro-Am with a spectacular six-under course record of 63, finishing five shots clear of the field.
com) will give tips on women's business empowerment and golf at the tee-off of the third annual Allianz Championship Women's Executive Pro-Am on Tuesday, February 5th at the Old Course at Broken Sound Club at 10:30 a.
Muscat: Twenty professional golf players have already confirmed participation in the inaugural BankDhofar Pro-Am Golf Tournament set to take place at Muscat Hills Golf & Country Club on the November 8.
Dubai UAE golfer Abdullah Al Musharrakh will rub shoulders with many of the biggest names in world golf after securing a playing spot in the pre-event Pro-am, curtain raiser to the Dubai World Championship, presented by DP World, as a result of winning the coveted UAE National Championship.
First, though, they have to come through the regional final of Europe''s biggest pro-am competition, the Virgin Atlantic PGA National Pro-Am Championship.
A TRIP-OF-A-LIFETIME to a top Las Vegas golf resort awaits amateur Julian Wynn and his Eaglescliffe PGA professional Graeme Bell if they can come through the regional final of Europe's biggest pro-am competition, the Virgin Atlantic PGA National Pro-Am Championship.
LIFETIME to a top Las Vegas golf resort awaits amateur Les Allen and his Coventry Hearsall PGA professional Mike Tarn if they can come through the regional final of Europe's biggest pro-am competition, the Virgin Atlantic PGA National Pro-Am Championship.
The Lee Park professional shared the winner's prize at the Fairhaven pro-am.