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

  • n. The post at the end of a racecourse.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The post that marks the end of a racecourse, sometimes equipped with a camera for recording photo finishes

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the post, or goal, at the end of a race.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A post or goal in a race-course, the order of passing which determines the issue of the race.

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

  • n. the post at the end of a racecourse


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