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across the board

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  • adj. pertaining to all categories or things
  • adj. a racing bet where one bets that the same competitor will place in first, second and third

Etymologies

Originated with horse racing where an "across the board" bet was one which covered first, second and third on the betting "board." (Wiktionary)

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