flat race

flat race
noun
: a race on a level course without hurdles or other obstacles

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Track, Horse Racing.
a race run on a level track having no hurdles, water jumps, hedges, or the like to hinder the speed of the entrants.
[1840-50]

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flat race noun
A race over open or clear ground, without jumps
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Main Entry:flat

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flat race UK US noun [countable] [singular flat race plural flat races]
a horse race on flat ground with no fences or jumping
Thesaurus: horse racing and other horse riding competitionshyponym

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flat race,
a race, especially a horse race, on a track without jumps or obstacles.

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n. a horse race over level ground, as opposed to a steeplechase or hurdles
Derivatives:
flat racing n.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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