from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A machine for computing and showing totals, especially a pari-mutuel machine showing the total number and amounts of bets at a racetrack.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. a computer-like machine, at a racecourse, that registers bets and distributes the total amount bet among those who win
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A machine for registering and indicating the number and nature of bets made on horse races. Called also totalizer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as totalizer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. computer that registers bets and divides the total amount bet among those who won
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