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fairway

noun [C] uk   /ˈfeə.weɪ/ us    /ˈfer-/
in golf, the area of short grass between the tee (= place where you first hit the ball) and the green (= place where the ball should enter a hole): He completely missed the fairway from his tee shot, and his ball ended up in the bushes.
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