selling-plater

noun
sell·​ing-plat·​er | \ ˈse-liŋ-ˌplā-tər How to pronounce selling-plater (audio) \

Definition of selling-plater

: a horse that runs in selling races

First Known Use of selling-plater

1886, in the meaning defined above

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“Selling-plater.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/selling-plater. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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