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Noun racecourse has 1 sense
  1. racetrack, racecourse, raceway, track - a course over which races are run
    --1 is a kind of course
    --1 has parts: stretch; inside track
    --1 has particulars:
     cinder track; dirt track; racing circuit, circuit; speedway

Definitions from the Web



A racecourse is a designated area where horse or dog races are held, typically consisting of a track with specific distances and features such as obstacles or turns.

Parts of Speech:

  • Noun: The physical area where races take place.


  1. Racecourse (Noun): A permanently built track specifically designed for horse or dog racing events. Also referred to as a racetrack.


The term "racecourse" has various usages in different contexts:

  1. Attending horse races can be an exciting experience for racing enthusiasts, and the racecourse is the perfect place for them to enjoy thrilling races.
  2. Bookmakers often offer odds and accept bets on races taking place at different racecourses.
  3. Owners and trainers make strategic decisions based on the conditions of the racecourse when deciding which horses to enter into a particular race.


Here are some sample sentences demonstrating the use of "racecourse":

  1. The prestigious Kentucky Derby is held at the Churchill Downs racecourse in Louisville.
  2. He placed a bet on the greyhound race taking place at the local racecourse.
  3. The racecourse had to be closed due to heavy rain, making the track too slippery for racing.

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