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noun [countable] club pronunciation in British English /klʌb/
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  1. 1
    an organization for people who have a common interest in a particular activity or subject
    a sailing club
    join a club: I’ve joined the chess club.
    member of a club: Have you thought about becoming a member of our squash club?
    belong to a club: We both belong to the local tennis club.
    1. a.
      the place where the members of a club meet
      We go to the club at least once a week.
    2. b.
      the people who belong to a club: can be followed by a singular or plural verb
      The whole of the rowing club are invited to their wedding.
  2. 3
    a place you go to in the evening for entertainment
    A new comedy club has opened in Birmingham.
    This is an exclusive club for members only.
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  3. 6
    an object used for hitting the ball in golf
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