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A method of betting in which the bettor, in order to win, must pick the first four finishers of a race in the correct sequence.

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in horse racing, a type of bet whereby the better guesses which four horses will finish first, and the sequence in which they finish
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(ˌsu pərˈfɛk tə)

n., pl. -fect•as.
a type of bet, esp. on horse races, in which the bettor must select the first four finishers in exact order.
[1970–75, Amer.; b. super- and perfecta]
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Noun1.superfecta - a bet that you can pick the first four finishers in a race in the right order
wager, bet - the act of gambling; "he did it on a bet"
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His unwillingness to commit himself completely to the throw of the dice and his reiteration that there yet remains a Jewish destiny for him outside the rule of the planets and the stars--something besides the hoped for mazel of Fiddler on the Roof--echo a parallel gesture informing Allen Hoffman's brilliant tale, "Kagan's Superfecta."