superfecta


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su·per·fec·ta

 (so͞o′pər-fĕk′tə)
n.
A method of betting in which the bettor, in order to win, must pick the first four finishers of a race in the correct sequence.

superfecta

(ˌsuːpəˈfɛktə)
n
in horse racing, a type of bet whereby the better guesses which four horses will finish first, and the sequence in which they finish

su•per•fect•a

(ˌsu pərˈfɛk tə)

n., pl. -fect•as.
a type of bet, esp. on horse races, in which the bettor must select the first four finishers in exact order.
[1970–75, Amer.; b. super- and perfecta]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.superfecta - a bet that you can pick the first four finishers in a race in the right order
wager, bet - the act of gambling; "he did it on a bet"
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