Definition Pro-am

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Definition

a pro-am tournament: a competition in which both professionals and amateurs take part
noun
The term Pro-Am often refers to a contest in which professionals play with amateurs, especially in golf. "Pro-Am" is an abbreviation of "Professional-Amateur".

Examples

  • "At the Dubai Pro-Am tournament, a major surprise as an amateur golfer named Terrance Cashman shocked the world by shooting three under par and defeating over fifty professionals taking part in the tournament."

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