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flat race

noun, Track, Horse Racing.
1.
a race run on a level track having no hurdles, water jumps, hedges, or the like to hinder the speed of the entrants.
Origin of flat race
1840-1850
1840-50
Related forms
flat racing, noun
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  • This course was well in view of the grand stand, as well as from the middle of the flat-race course.

    A Danish Parsonage John Fulford Vicary

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