Definition of the races
: an event at which there is a series of horse races Let's go to the races this weekend.
Word by Word Definitions
: the act of running
: a strong or rapid current of water flowing through a narrow channel
: a watercourse used industrially
: to compete in a race
: to go, move, or function at top speed or out of control
: to revolve too fast under a diminished load
: a breeding stock of animals
: a family, tribe, people, or nation belonging to the same stock
: a class or kind of people unified by shared interests, habits, or characteristics
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