midiron midiron n. (Golf) a long iron[5] with a nearly vertical face.

Syn: two iron. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • midiron — [mid′ī΄ərn] n. [ MID + IRON] former term for number 2 iron: see IRON (n. 6) …   English World dictionary

  • midiron — /mid uy euhrn/, n. Golf. a club with an iron head the face of which has more slope than a driving iron but less slope than a mid mashie. Also called number two iron. [1900 05; MID + IRON] * * * …   Universalium

  • midiron — noun Golf an iron with a medium degree of loft, such as a four , five , or six iron …   English new terms dictionary

  • midiron — n. Golf an iron giving medium lift …   Useful english dictionary

  • number two iron — noun : midiron * * * Golf. midiron …   Useful english dictionary

  • golf — golfer, n. /golf, gawlf/; Brit. also /gof/, n. 1. a game in which clubs with wooden or metal heads are used to hit a small, white ball into a number of holes, usually 9 or 18, in succession, situated at various distances over a course having… …   Universalium

  • jigger — jigger1 /jig euhr/, n. 1. a person or thing that jigs. 2. Naut. a. the lowermost sail set on a jiggermast. b. jiggermast. c. a light tackle, as a gun tackle. 3. any of various mechanical devices, many of which have a jerky or jolting motion. 4.… …   Universalium

  • long iron — Golf. a club, as a driving iron, midiron, or mid mashie, with a long shaft and an iron head the face of which has little slope, for hitting long, low shots. Cf. short iron. [1930 35] * * * …   Universalium

  • mid-mashie — /mid mash ee/, n. Golf. a club with an iron head the face of which has more slope than a midiron but less slope than a mashie iron. Also called number three iron. [MID + MASHIE] * * * …   Universalium

  • number two iron — Golf. midiron. * * * …   Universalium

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