racing form

racing form
noun Date: 1910 an information sheet giving details of past performance (as for racehorses) for use by bettors

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • The Daily Racing Form — is a publication about horse racing.It is sold at racetracks, casinos, sports books, supermarkets, and convenience stores across the United States.The DRF contains charts, horse racing news, and opinion columns. It is the exclusive home of the… …   Wikipedia

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  • form sheet — form sheet, 1. a publication giving the horses entered in a day s races, with jockeys, records of past performance, weights carried, and other information; racing form. 2. a detailed record of the participants in any contest …   Useful english dictionary

  • form — I n. printed document 1) to fill in (BE), fill out (esp. AE), fill up (obsol. BE) a form 2) an application; tax form shape manner 3) to assume, take (on) a form (to assume human form) 4) an abridged, condensed; comprehensive; concise; convenient …   Combinatory dictionary

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