a plot of ground, usually oval, laid out for horse racing.
the course for any race.
a circuit or course, esp an oval one, used for motor racing, speedway, etc
(mainly US & Canadian) Also called racecourse. a long broad track, usually of grass, enclosed between rails, and with starting and finishing points marked upon it, over which horses are raced
[reys-trak-er] /ˈreɪsˌtræk ər/ noun 1. a person who regularly attends horse races, especially for the purpose of betting.
[reys-wawk] /ˈreɪsˌwɔk/ verb (used without object) 1. to participate in race walking.
[reys-wey] /ˈreɪsˌweɪ/ noun 1. Chiefly British. a passage or channel for water, as a millrace. 2. a racetrack on which harness are held. 3. Electricity. a channel for protecting and holding electrical wires and cables, especially a metal rectangular tube used for such purposes. 4. Machinery. 1 (def 11). /ˈreɪsˌweɪ/ noun 1. another word for […]
[reys-wawk] /ˈreɪsˌwɔk/ verb (used without object) 1. to participate in race walking. noun 1. the sport of rapid, continuous-foot-contact walking, requiring that the trailing foot not be lifted until the other meets the ground and the knee locks momentarily, and executed in an upright, rhythmic stride with the arms usually held bent and high and […]