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(Placename) a town in SE England, in W Suffolk: a famous horse-racing centre since the reign of James I. Pop: 16 947 (2001)
1. (Clothing & Fashion) a double-breasted waisted coat with a full skirt worn, esp for riding, in the 19th century
2. (Card Games) a simple gambling card game
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New•mar•ket(ˈnuˌmɑr kɪt, ˈnyu-)
a town in W Suffolk, in E England: horse races. 12,934.
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|Noun||1.||newmarket - a long close-fitting coat worn for riding in the 19th century|
coat - an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
|2.||Newmarket - a gambling card game in which chips are placed on the ace and king and queen and jack of separate suits (taken from a separate deck); a player plays the lowest card of a suit in his hand and successively higher cards are played until the sequence stops; the player who plays a card matching one in the layout wins all the chips on that card|
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