|golf = rough|
|The rough of a golf course: the area between the fairway or green and the out-of-bounds markers, where the grass there is cut higher and is often coarser.|
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The area between the fairway and the out-of-bounds markers, and also between a mowed apron surrounding the green and out of bounds, is the rough; the grass there is cut higher and is often of a coarser strain than on the fairways, making roughs disadvantageous areas from which to hit.