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boat race

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(Rowing) the boat race Brit a rowing event held annually in the spring, in which an eight representing Oxford University rows against one representing Cambridge University on the Thames between Putney and Mortlake
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Noun1.boat race - a race between people rowing or driving boatsboat race - a race between people rowing or driving boats
race - a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
sailing-race, yacht race - a race between crews of people in yachts
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The conversation began about the row Tushkevitch and Veslovsky had taken alone together in the boat, and Tushkevitch began describing the last boat races in Petersburg at the Yacht Club.
OXFORD and Cambridge may have the UK's most famous university boat race.
Bahrain's second Dragon Boat Race kicked off at Bahrain Bay today.
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THE Duchess of Cambridge was left high and dry when she lost a river boat race against her husband - but was given a large beer in commiseration.
BUSINESSES from across Birmingham came together to do battle in the annual Dragon Boat race.
EIGHTEEN teams took part in Cardiff's first dragon boat race at Atlantic Wharf yesterday to raise money for the Lord Mayor's charity.
BRITISH cox Zoe De Toledo says her Boat Race nightmare inspired her to glory after she led Team GB to a firstever medal in the women's eight.
The University Boat Race takes place next Sunday and it still attracts a big live TV audience.
THREE boat race hopefuls from North Wales who learnt to row on the Dee did their chances a world of good by winning dress rehearsals on the River Thames in London.
KARACHI -- Local fishermen Friday actively participated in the Independence Day Boat Race organized by Pakistan Coast Guards (Marine Wing) here.