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harness race

noun
1.
a trotting or pacing race for Standardbred horses harnessed to sulkies.
Origin
1900-1905
1900-05
Related forms
harness racing, noun
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  • When the first attempt at starting in a harness race is nullified by the official in charge of the start.
  • One of the best cards of the harness race meeting was run off here to day.
British Dictionary definitions for harness race

harness race

noun
1.
(horse racing) a trotting or pacing race for standard-bred horses driven in sulkies and harnessed in a special way to cause them to use the correct gait
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