Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In gem-cutting, same as roughing-mill and lead-mill.

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Examples

  • Defending race champ Mark Martin is the track's all-time leader in lead-lap finishes with 27 in 43 Cup efforts.

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  • With Bayne's spot locked in for this year's Daytona 500, don't be surprised to see him contend for a top-10 finish -- after all, the Woods have the horsepower on plate tracks -- and strong underlying chassis and engine support by Roush and Ford could make his single-car effort a lead-lap finisher beyond that.

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  • Joey Logano, who led 122 of the 250 laps, and Keselowski were the only two lead-lap cars not to pit when the caution came out with 82 laps remaining.

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  • All of the lead-lap drivers - except Sam Hornish Jr. - came to pit road for four tires, two tires or fuel only.

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  • When the rest of the lead-lap cars pitted under the yellow,

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  • Kenseth finished 18th after most of the lead-lap cars streamed past him.

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  • Maybe it's the double-file restarts among lead-lap cars.

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  • Perhaps it wasn't any different before, when lapped cars started alongside their faster brethren, but these days, with lead-lap cars starting alongside one another, there sure seems to be a lot more pushing and shoving and bumping and banging going on.

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  • When the lead-lap cars pitted, Busch took four tires and came out eighth - behind six cars that took only two tires and

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  • When the lead-lap cars pitted, Busch took four tires and came out eighth _ behind six cars that took only two tires and Jimmie Johnson, who also took four and was seventh out of the pits.

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