off-track


off-track
off-track [ôf′trak′ ]
adj.
designating or of legalized betting on horse races, carried on at places away from the racetrack

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off-track (ôfʹtrăk', ŏfʹ-) adj.
Of or relating to gambling on races that is conducted away from a racetrack.

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racing

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Universalium. 2010.

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