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thor·ough·paced(thûr′ō-pāst′, thûr′ə-, thŭr′-)
1. Highly trained or skilled.
2. Thoroughgoing or absolute: "He has been a thorough-paced little villain, all his life" (Charles Dickens).
1. (Horse Training, Riding & Manège) (of a horse) showing performing ability in all paces
thor•ough•paced(ˈθɜr əˌpeɪst, ˈθʌr-)
1. trained to go through all the possible paces, as a horse.
2. thoroughgoing, complete, or perfect.