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selling race

noun
1.
a claiming race at the end of which the winning horse is offered for sale.
Origin of selling race
1895-1900
1895-1900
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  • Some of the bitterest feuds in turf history have grown out of "selling-race wars."

    Old Man Curry Charles E. (Charles Emmett) Van Loan
British Dictionary definitions for selling-race

selling race

noun
1.
a horse race in which the winner must be offered for sale at auction
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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