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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A race in which two or more competitors finish at the same time; a tie.

Usage examples (38)
  • The game was a dead-heat.
  • And all around the country, this is a dead-heat race.
  • The ANC faces a dead-heat with the New National Party in the
  • So he doesn't even acknowledge we have a dead-heat at worst. for more
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