hippic

adjective
hip·​pic | \ˈhipik\

Definition of hippic 

: of or relating to horses or horse racing the chief English hippic events of the seasonPunch

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History and Etymology for hippic

Greek hippikos, from hippos horse + -ikos -ic

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