Definition of totalizator in English:

totalizator

Syllabification: to·tal·i·za·tor
Pronunciation: /ˈtōtl-iˌzātər
 
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noun

  • A device showing the number and amount of bets staked on a race, to facilitate the division of the total among those backing the winner.
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    • Instant Racing is wagering processed through a standard totalizator.
    • Exempt are punters wanting to place a bet online with a bookmaker or a totalisator licensed in South Africa.
    • Julius realised his rejected voting machine could speed up this whole process, so by 1913 he'd changed his voting machine into a totalisator, nicknamed the tote, which counted all the bets.

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