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top weight Line breaks: top weight

Definition of top weight in English:

noun

The heaviest weight carried by a horse in a race.
Example sentences
  • The ‘best’ horse in the race is given the top weight and the weights allotted to the other horses are set in relation to this.
  • A lot of championship races have top weights of 12 stone.
  • Behrajan will carry top weight for Saturday's race

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