standardbred

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noun, often capitalized stan·dard·bred \-ˌbred\

Definition of standardbred

  1. :  any of a breed of trotting and pacing horses developed in the U.S., noted for speed and stamina, and used especially in harness racing

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1921

First Known Use of standardbred

1921


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