Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
a game played on a smooth lawn with wooden balls, which are rolled to stop as near as possible to a target ball (the jack)
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A game played on a level lawn in which players roll biased wooden balls as close as possible to a smaller target ball. Also called bowls2.