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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. See bookmaker.

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  • n. A bookmaker, being a person who, or business which, takes bets from the general public on sporting events and similar.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a gambler who accepts and pays off bets (especially on horse races)


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