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(golf) the cavity left when a piece of turf is cut from the ground by the club head in making a stroke.
A piece of turf dug out of a lawn or fairway (by an animals hooves or a golf club).

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"Divot" Quotes from Famous Books

... child. She was so excited when she saw them being brought in rich profusion, but when she tried them on all desire to possess one left her: they became her so ill. They buried her, somehow. She said herself she looked like 'a mouse under a divot,' whatever that may be, and they really did make her look like five out of any six women one meets in the street. Fur coats are very levelling things. Later on when I get her to London we'll see what can be done. Jean needs careful dressing to bring out that ...
— Penny Plain • Anna Buchan (writing as O. Douglas)

Words linked to "Divot" :   cavity, turf, pit, sward, golf game, sod, greensward, golf

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