medal play

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medal play

Golf competition in which the total number of strokes taken is the basis of the score. Also called stroke play.

medal play



(Golf) golf another name for stroke play

med′al play`

golf competition in which the score is reckoned by counting the strokes taken to complete the round.
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Noun1.medal play - golf scoring by total strokes takenmedal play - golf scoring by total strokes taken
golf, golf game - a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
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Amateur Callender and Leamington & County PGA professional Mellor have advanced to the regional final of the event to be played at Coventry Golf Club on June 24 where they will play one round of better-ball medalplay against 80 other partnerships.