Definition of greyhound racing in English:

greyhound racing

Line breaks: grey|hound ra¦cing
Pronunciation: /ˈɡreɪhəʊndreɪsɪŋ
 
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noun

[mass noun]
  • A sport in which greyhounds race around a circular or oval track in pursuit of a moving dummy hare and spectators bet on the outcome.
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    • In its early years it was also used for greyhound racing and speedway racing.
    • The stadium continued to host greyhound racing, horse shows and athletics.
    • Mícheál has also had a life-long interest in greyhound racing and regularly commentated on the sport on both radio and television.

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