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dormy


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dormy  \Dor"my\,  a.  [Origin  uncertain.]  (Golf) 
  Up  or  ahead,  as  many  holes  as  remain  to  be  played;  --  said 
  of  a  player  or  side 
 
  Note:  A  player  who  is  dormy  can  not  be  beaten,  and  at  the 
  worst  must  halve  the  match.  --Encyc.  of  Sport. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dormy 
  adj  :  (golf)  in  match  play  a  side  that  stands  as  many  holes  ahead 
  as  there  are  holes  remaining  to  be  played;  "he  was 
  dormie  three  and  still  lost  the  match"  [syn:  {dormie}] 




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