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

  • n. A contest in which horses ridden by jockeys are raced against each other.
  • n. A closely fought contest or competition: "The election appears now to be a horse race” ( New York Times).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Alternative spelling of horse race.

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