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dogleg

noun [C] uk   /ˈdɒɡ.leɡ/ us    /ˈdɑːɡ-/
a sharp bend, especially in a road or on a golf course
Translations of “dogleg”
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指公路或高爾夫球場的)急轉彎…
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指公路或高尔夫球场的)急转弯…
(Definition of dogleg from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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