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backstretch

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noun back·stretch \ˈbak-ˌstrech\

Simple Definition of backstretch

  • : the far side of a racetrack : the side of a track that is opposite to the homestretch

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of backstretch

  1. :  the side opposite the homestretch on a racecourse

Examples of backstretch in a sentence

  1. The horses are in the backstretch.



1839

First Known Use of backstretch

1839


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