qu'entendez-vous par ... means "what do you mean by...", literally "what do you hear by..."
What does the stem spect mean
Divisé par means divide by.
par means 'equal' in Latin
PAR = Photosynthetically Active Radiation
That means that the par for the course is 71. And THAT means that if you get par on every hole it will equal 71.
less then par
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PAR AVION is French for via airmail. Par is French for via (or by means of); avion is French for airplane.
Par is taken as an average. Blow par means less than average, or not so good.
Come to par means: to meet the standards, to get equivalent to something on someone.