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also par·i·mu·tu·el  (păr′ĭ-myo͞o′cho͞o-əl)
1. A system of betting on races whereby the winners divide the total amount bet, after deducting management expenses, in proportion to the sums they have wagered individually.
2. A machine that records such bets and computes the payoffs.

[French : pari, wager (from parier, to wager, from Latin pariāre, to settle a debt, from pār, par-, equal; see perə- in Indo-European roots) + mutuel, mutual (from Old French; see mutual).]
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Noun1.parimutuel - betting where winners share the total amount wagered
wager, bet - the act of gambling; "he did it on a bet"
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Their findings indicated that casinos and parimutuel betting both caused reductions in state lottery revenues.
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PUNTERS in Britain will be able to bet into the massive parimutuel pools in Hong Kong from lunchtime today following an agreement between the Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) and the Tote.
The first and second prizes are parimutuel as the final reward depends on the number of winners and the prize pool for each payout, whereas the third to sixth prizes are non-parimutuel fixed prizes.
Race books predominantly cater to horserace bettors and employ parimutuel betting.