postrace

adjective
post·​race | \ ˌpōst-ˈrās How to pronounce postrace (audio) \

Definition of postrace

: occurring after a race a postrace interview the postrace awards ceremony

Examples of postrace in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Sun was not made available for a news conference because he was stuck in a routine, postrace drug test. Karen Crouse, New York Times, "Sun Yang and Swimming Descend Into a Battle Over Doping," 23 July 2019

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First Known Use of postrace

1909, in the meaning defined above

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“Postrace.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/postrace. Accessed 7 Aug. 2020.

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