grass court
noun Date: 1883 a tennis court with a grass surface

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  • grass court — grass .court n a tennis court which has a grass surface for the players to play on →↑hard court …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Grass court — A grass court is one of the four different types of tennis court. Grass courts are made of rye grass in different compositions depending on the tournament. Wimbledon with 100 percent rye grass is considered to be slower than other grass courts… …   Wikipedia

  • grass court — noun : a lawn tennis court with a playing surface of turf compare hard court * * * an outdoor tennis court having a grass surface. Cf. clay court, hard court. [1880 85] * * * grass court noun A grass covered tennis court • • • Main Entry: ↑grass… …   Useful english dictionary

  • grass court — žolės aikštė statusas T sritis Kūno kultūra ir sportas apibrėžtis Aikštė, kurios paviršius apželdintas tankia, lygia (kirpta) veja arba jos imitacija (sintetine). atitikmenys: angl. grass court vok. Rasenplatz, m rus. поле с травяным покрытием;… …   Sporto terminų žodynas

  • grass court — an outdoor tennis court having a grass surface. Cf. clay court, hard court. [1880 85] * * * …   Universalium

  • grass court — noun A tennis court with a grass surface …   Wiktionary

  • grass court — /ˈgras kɔt/ (say grahs kawt) noun Tennis a court with a grassy surface, designed to produce a faster ball speed but a weak bounce. Compare clay court, composition court, hardcourt …   Australian English dictionary

  • Grass-court specialist — A grass court specialist is a tennis player who excels on grass courts but does not perform to the same standard on hard courts, clay courts or other surfaces. The term is generally only applied to professional players on the ATP and WTA tours,… …   Wikipedia

  • Rosmalen Grass Court Championships — Location s Hertogenbosch  Netherlands Surface …   Wikipedia

  • Stella Artois Grass Court Championships 2000 — Die Stella Artois Grass Court Championships 2000 waren die 98. Ausgabe des Tennis Rasenturniers in London. Das Turnier war als Turnier der International Series Teil der männlichen ATP Serie. Es fand zusammen mit der Gerry Weber Open in Halle vom… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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