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pitch

 [pich]
1. a dark, more or less viscous residue from distillation of tar and other substances.
2. any of various bituminous substances such as natural asphalt.
3. a resin from the sap of some coniferous trees.
4. the quality of sound dependent on the frequency of vibration of the waves producing it.

pitch

(pich),
A resinous substance obtained from tar after the volatile substances have been expelled by boiling.
Synonym(s): pix
[L. pix]

pitch

(pich)
Auditory perception of tone on a scale ranging from low to high, based on the frequency of vibration of the object emitting the tone. For the human voice, pitch relates to frequency of vibration of the vocal folds.
See: voice, frequency
[L. pix]

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Whenever you are playing a pitch shot there is no need to make a full backswing, it's all about accuracy.
His doctor has told him he may be able to start hitting pitch shots at the end of this week.
Both birdied the par-5 18th and then parred the first playoff hole before it went to the par-3 extra hole -- which was pitch shots off the practice putting green -- that they kept playing until there was a winner.
On the practice tee, try hitting a few easy pitch shots with your feet close together, approximately two inches apart.
"I put the ball in play most of the day, gave myself some really good approach shots into the greens and hit some really good pitch shots."
With pitch shots, the ideal result is for the ball to bounce once or twice and stop.
"Rhys played one of the best pitch shots on his 16th hole during the final round I've ever seen," admitted Warren.
If this idea sounds too radical the second option is to play a few bounce games, hitting all your pitch shots from a high tee peg.
``It's okay when I hit short pitch shots, but it is on the longer shots that I feel it a little bit, so I didn't want to go out and play and make it any worse.