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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A horse trained to a special gait in which both feet on one side leave the ground together; A horse used to set the speed in racing.

Usage examples (38)
  • The 'pacer' in this instance brought with him no commendation in the eyes of the
  • He was very much in the position of a cyclist on the track; it needed a 'pacer' to show how slowly he was travelling.
  • The strong high-mettled steed of Kentucky and Tennessee, the light "pacer" of
  • In races such as the Columbus marathon last week, Carringer acts as a "pacer" for other runners. for more
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