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greyhound racing Line breaks: grey|hound ra¦cing
Pronunciation: /ˈɡreɪhaʊnd ˌreɪsɪŋ/

Definition of greyhound racing in English:


[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.
Example sentences
  • 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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