Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
number 2 iron
Origin: mid- plush iron
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The 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.
- An iron golf club for middle-distance shots, especially a four, five, or six iron.
- An iron golf club that has more loft than a driver and less than a three iron, used for longer fairway shots and long approach shots; a two iron.