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foot·raceor foot race (fo͝ot′rās′)
A race run by contestants on foot.
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a race by foot
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a race run by contestants on foot.
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|Noun||1.||footrace - a race run on foot; "she broke the record for the half-mile run"|
race - a contest of speed; "the race is to the swift"
marathon - a footrace of 26 miles 385 yards
obstacle race - a race in which competitors must negotiate obstacles
steeplechase - a footrace of usually 3000 meters over a closed track with hurdles and a water jump
track event - a footrace performed on a track (indoor or outdoor)
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