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three-leg·ged race

 (thrē′lĕg′ĭd, -lĕgd′)
A race in which contestants run in pairs with their near legs tied together.

three-legged race

(Athletics (Track & Field)) a race in which pairs of competitors run with their adjacent legs tied together

three′-leg`ged race′

a race among paired contestants, with each contestant having one leg tied to the adjacent leg of his or her partner.

three-legged race

ncorsa a coppie (con due gambe legate insieme)
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