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race meeting Line breaks: race meet|ing

Definition of race meeting in English:

noun

British
A sporting event consisting of a series of races, typically horse races, held at a particular course over one or more days.
Example sentences
  • At the February race meeting a fundraising event for Barretstown was organised and this will be expanded next year.
  • Riders forced the expensive cancellation of a race meeting at Sandown, after making their point by boycotting it.
  • Wherever the race meeting, whatever the horse, he couldn't resist the allure of placing a bet.

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