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When you finish a hole of golf in one under par. For instance, if the score card says you should make a five on hole if you're a good golfer, and you make four, it's a birdie. It usually pays double on the bet for the hole, and betting on golf is an absolute part of the game. People who play golf should always bet when they play; that's why there is a golf handicap system based on your last 20 scores.

Bird"ie (?), n.

A pretty or dear little bird; -- a pet name.



© Webster 1913.

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