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approach

v. short for "approach the bench," as in "may I approach, your honor," or "will counsel approach?" (See: approach the bench)

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The Lahore-based 36-year-old Masih, whose participation on MENA Tour is sponsored by Techaccess, hit his approach shots close to the pin but failed to convert birdie opportunities on some holes including the last where his putt from five feet lipped out.
Finally, the 512-yard 17 for those with the fortitude and form to play the pro tees offers a relatively straight fairway, but spikes the difficulty with a creek to shoot over with the approach shot and a tricky bunker to the left of the green.
The undulating green falls off in the back, encouraging an approach shot that rolls rather than carries to a rear flag.
Lesley Hause of McCormick Advertising puffs on a cigar while determining yardage for her approach shot.
But he hit an errant approach shot on the par-4 No.
While Imdad hit an approach shot that was not champion like, M.
While Imdad hit an approach shot , M.Akram too faultered but Akhter Ali hit a cultivated, fancy-looking shot to land within four feet of the hole.
The Englishman's approach shot from 235 yards at the par-five 18th rolled up to within a foot of the hole.
An incredible approach shot left him a little less than 10 feet below the hole, and he had a great chance at forcing a playoff with Els.
He hit an excellent approach shot on the first hole of the play-off with a seven iron from the rough - and holed the putt to make sure of the victory.
Det Con David Feenan was lining up his approach shot to the 17th green at Amington Golf Course, Tamworth, when he saw two men emerging from the heavy rough with a large plasma TV.
The English ace takes a one-shot lead into today's final round following a brilliant approach shot to the 18th after finding a drain cover from the tee.