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: one that races or is used for racing
: any of various active American colubrid snakes (genus Coluber and Mastigophis): such as
: black racer
: blue racer
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: a person or animal that races
: a car, boat, etc., that is used in racing
See the full definition for racer in the English Language Learners Dictionary
: a person, animal, or vehicle that participates in or is used for participation in races
: a long slender active snake (as the blacksnake)
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