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"birdie" in British English

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birdienoun [C]

uk   /ˈbɜː.di/  us   /ˈbɝː.di/

birdieverb [I or T]

uk   /ˈbɜː.di/  us   /ˈbɝː.di/
(Definition of birdie from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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birdienoun [C]

 us   /ˈbɜr·di/
(in golf) a score for a hole that is one less than the usual score: Weir faced a 30-footer for birdie, while Monty had lost his approach right of the green.
birdie
verb [I/T]  us   /ˈbɜrd·i/
He birdied four of his final five holes Thursday to take the first-round lead.
(Definition of birdie from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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