scratch sheet
noun Date: 1939 a racing publication listing competitors scratched from races and giving odds

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • scratch sheet — scratch′ sheet n. spo a publication giving betting odds and other information on horse races • Etymology: 1935–40, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • scratch sheet — ☆ scratch sheet n. a publication listing horses removed from the day s races at one or another racetrack …   English World dictionary

  • scratch sheet — n. a daily horse racing newsletter at the racetrack. □ I picked up a scratch sheet from Lucky Louie and proceeded to lay down my life’s savings on a horse named Felicity Anne. □ Even the cost of a scratch sheet is going up, and I’m trying to… …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • scratch sheet — noun a racing publication giving information on horses and the outcomes of horse races • Syn: ↑dope sheet • Hypernyms: ↑tip sheet * * * noun : a racing publication listing horses scratched from races and giving the handicapper s grading of the… …   Useful english dictionary

  • scratch sheet — A printed sheet devoted to horse racing generally or to the races to be run on the day of publication, giving the names of the horses entered, the jockeys up on each horse, facts as to the ownership, pedigree, age, and weight of the horses, the… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • scratch sheet — a racing publication giving the betting odds and other information on the horses entered at a racetrack or racetracks during a racing day. [1935 40] * * * …   Universalium

  • scratch sheet — noun A publication that lists the horses withdrawn from a days horse races, along with the betting odds and statistics for the horses that are running …   Wiktionary

  • scratch sheet — Daily publication that includes graded handicaps, tips and scratches …   Equestrian sports dictionary

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  • Scratch Orchestra — The Scratch Orchestra was an experimental musical ensemble founded in the spring of 1969 by Cornelius Cardew, Michael Parsons and Howard Skempton. The Orchestra reflected Cardew s musical philosophy at that time. This meant that anyone could join …   Wikipedia

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