race meeting


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race meeting

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1. (Horse Racing) a prearranged fixture for racing horses (or sometimes greyhounds) over a set course at set times
2. (Individual Sports, other than specified) a prearranged fixture for racing horses (or sometimes greyhounds) over a set course at set times
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Noun1.race meeting - a regular occasion on which a number of horse races are held on the same track; "the Epsom race meeting was an important social event"
meet, sports meeting - a meeting at which a number of athletic contests are held
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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CROFT Circuit revives its popular Battle of Britain Race Meeting this weekend more than three decades on from its last edition.
Royal Ascot is Britain's most valuable race meeting, attracting many of the world's finest racehorses to compete for more than GBP 5.
In the event of the above meeting being abandoned, the free Lucky 15 bet will be accepted on any other UK race meeting taking place today.
Regarded as the most prestigious race meeting of the year in Wales, it will be shown live on Channel 4.
The utility vehicle currently used for the mobile barrier takes too long to warm up, causing potentially significant delays if it is required during a race meeting.
It's odds-on you think the famous race meeting is a pricey day out.
AINTREE'S holding a race meeting with a difference on Friday - and you could be there for just PS20 for a pair of tickets.
CHEPSTOW Racecourse has announced that its evening race meeting on Wednesday, W May 14, will be free of change for customers who book in advance.
The race meeting is organized by the Meydan Group, under the Emirates Racing Authority rules of racing (a signatory to the International Federation of Horseracing Authority), in partnership with the Chengdu Municipal Government, the Chengdu Sports Bureau, the Wenjiang District Government and China Guangsha Group.
THE first racing festival held in Ballybrit was a two-day event with the first race meeting on Tuesday, August 17, 1869.
Scott Davids and his team were on their way to a race meeting in Birmingham when their former Rolling Stones tour coach started pouring with smoke on the motorway.