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|Golf Terms, Letter W
|| Movement of the club head prior
to swinging. A flourishing of the club behind and over the ball.
| water club
|| Obsolete club from around the 1880's to the
1930's that was designed for playing the ball from a water hazard.
| water hole
|| A hole with water, such as a stream or lake,
that forces the players to shoot over it
|| An iron used for short shots that has a high-loft
- pitching wedge, sand wedge.
|| To swing and miss the ball completely.
|| A British term for heavy rough. Gorse bushes.
|| The material used to wrap the space where the
head and shaft are joined
|| A shot played low against the wind. It is
played with strong backspin and starts low and rises only toward
the end of the shot.
|| A shaft more flexible than normal.
| winter rules
|| Usually local golf rules that allow the player
to improve the lie of the ball on the fairway
|| A club, which can be made of wood or metal, that
has a large head and is used for shots requiring greater distance.
Usually a numbered set of 5 or more starting with the driver and
proceeding to the 5 wood.
|| A ball hit with adequate distance that hugs