Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An old game where players bowl a ball towards nine holes in the ground, scoring points according to which hole the ball enters.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.pl. A game in which nine holes are made in the ground, into which a ball is bowled.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A game in which nine holes are made in a board or the ground, at which the players roll small balls.
  • n. Same as nine-eyes.

Etymologies

nine +‎ holes (Wiktionary)

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