tote board
noun Etymology: 4tote Date: circa 1949 an electrically operated board (as at a racetrack) on which pertinent information (as betting odds and race results) is posted

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • tote board — n. Informal a large board facing the grandstand at a racetrack, on which the bets, odds, and payoffs recorded by a totalizator are flashed …   English World dictionary

  • tote board — tote′ board n. inf a totalizator • Etymology: 1945–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • tote board — noun Etymology: tote (V) : a usually electrically operated board (as in the infield of a racetrack) on which betting odds are posted * * * Informal. a totalizator. [1945 50] * * * tote board, Informal. the display board of a totalizator on which… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tote board — A tote board is a large, numeric or alphanumeric display used to convey information, typically at a race track (to display the odds or payoffs for each horse) or at a telethon (to display the total amount donated to the charitable organization… …   Wikipedia

  • tote board — The (usually) electronic totalizator display in the infield which reflects up to the minute odds. It may also show the amounts wagered in each mutuel pool as well as information such as jockey and equipment changes, etc. Also known as the Board …   Equestrian sports dictionary

  • tote board — Informal. a totalizator. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • tote board — noun The computerised system which runs parimutuel betting, calculating payoff odds, displaying them, and producing tickets based on incoming bets. Syn: totalisator, totalizator …   Wiktionary

  • board — Short for Tote Board on which odds, betting pools and other race information are displayed …   Equestrian sports dictionary

  • Tote Ireland — Limited is a wholly owned subsidiary of Horse Racing Ireland, with responsibility for the operation of a Totalisator on the 25 racecourses in the Republic of Ireland. Tote Ireland is at the heart of Irish Horseracing, providing a wide variety of… …   Wikipedia

  • Tote gote — The Tote Gote is an off road motorcycle that was produced from 1958 to 1970. It was developed by Ralph Bonham, who is credited with previously inventing the off road motorcycle. History Bonham created the Tote Gote to relieve the exhaustion of… …   Wikipedia

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