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Irish Sweepstake Line breaks: Irish Sweep|stake

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(also Irish Sweep)

Definition of Irish Sweepstake in English:

A sweepstake on the results of certain major horse races, authorized since 1930 by the government of the Republic of Ireland in order to benefit Irish hospitals. It is the largest international lottery.

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