Glossary

Flat Green

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There are 3 names in this directory beginning with the letter L.
Lead
The player who lays the mat, rolls the jack, and delivers the first bowl in an end. He may sometimes toss the coin at the beginning of the game to determine which team has the right to start play.

Live bowl
Any bowl that comes to rest within the confines of the rink and is acceptable under the conditions laid down by the laws of the game, or any toucher in the ditch.

Long jack
A jack that is the greatest distance allowed from the front edge of the mat, or is close to this limit.