futurity race

a race for two-year-old horses in which the entries are selected before birth

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  • futurity race — ☆ futurity race n. a race for two year old horses in which the entries are selected before birth …   English World dictionary

  • futurity race — (also futurity stakes) noun US a race for young horses for which entries may be made before the horses are born …   English new terms dictionary

  • futurity race — noun 1. : a horse race usually for two year olds in which the competitors are nominated at birth or before compare produce race 2. : a race or competition (as a field trial) for which entries are made well in advance of the event …   Useful english dictionary

  • futurity race — /fjuˈtjurəti reɪs/ (say fyooh tyoohruhtee rays) noun a horserace for which the entries are nominated long before the running …   Australian English dictionary

  • futurity stakes — futurity stakes, 1. the stakes run for in a futurity race. 2. = futurity race. (Cf. ↑futurity race) …   Useful english dictionary

  • futurity — [fyo͞o toor′ə tē, fyo͞otyoor′ə tē, fyo͞ochoor′ə tē] n. pl. futurities 1. a) the future b) a future condition or event 2. the quality of being future 3. FUTURITY RACE …   English World dictionary

  • futurity — /fyooh toor i tee, tyoor , choor , cherr /, n., pl. futurities. 1. future time: Such discussion is better left to futurity. 2. future generations; posterity: What will futurity say about this? 3. the afterlife: the promise of eternal rest in… …   Universalium

  • futurity — [fju: tjʊərɪti, tʃ ] noun (plural futurities) 1》 the future time. 2》 a future event. 3》 renewed or continuing existence. 4》 US short for futurity race …   English new terms dictionary

  • futurity — /fjuˈtjurəti/ (say fyooh tyoohruhtee) noun (plural futurities) 1. future time. 2. a future state or condition; a future event. 3. the quality of being future. 4. a futurity race …   Australian English dictionary

  • Futurity Stakes — may refer to:*Futurity Stakes (Australia), a horse race held at Caulfield Racecourse in Australia. *Futurity Stakes (Ireland), a horse race held at the Curragh in Ireland. *Belmont Futurity Stakes, a horse race held at Belmont Park in the United… …   Wikipedia

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