Definition of Standardbred in English:

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Standardbred

Pronunciation: /ˈstandədbrɛd/

noun

North American
A horse of a breed able to attain a specified speed, developed especially for trotting.
Example sentences
  • In addition to Thoroughbreds, breeding rights to Standardbreds, Quarter Horses, and American Saddlebreds will be on offer.
  • The purpose of racing Thoroughbreds, Standardbreds, and greyhounds is to promote individual excellence.
  • She breeds her own Standardbreds.

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