- A bettor who makes selections from past-performance records.
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form — ► NOUN 1) visible shape or configuration. 2) a way in which a thing exists or appears. 3) a type or variety. 4) the customary or correct method or procedure. 5) a printed document with blank spaces for information to be inserted. 6) chiefly Brit … English terms dictionary
Player piano — The player piano is a self playing piano, containing a pneumatic mechanism that plays on the piano action pre programmed music via perforated paper rolls. The rise of the player piano grew with the rise of the mass produced piano in the house and … Wikipedia
Player versus player — This article is about the gaming term. For the webcomic, see PvP. Player versus player, or PvP, is a type of multiplayer interactive conflict within a game between two or more live participants. This is in contrast to games where players… … Wikipedia
player piano — a piano that can play automatically when the keys are actuated electronically or by a pneumatic device controlled by a piano roll. [1900 05, Amer.] * * * Piano that mechanically plays music encoded as perforations on a paper roll. An early… … Universalium
form — formable, adj. formably, adv. /fawrm/, n. 1. external appearance of a clearly defined area, as distinguished from color or material; configuration: a triangular form. 2. the shape of a thing or person. 3. a body, esp. that of a human being. 4. a… … Universalium
form — [[t]fɔrm[/t]] n. 1) external appearance of a clearly defined area, as distinguished from color or material; configuration: a triangular form[/ex] 2) the shape of a thing or person 3) anat. a body, esp. that of a human being 4) clo a dummy having… … From formal English to slang
form — noun 1》 visible shape or configuration. ↘style, design, and arrangement in an artistic work as distinct from its content. 2》 a way in which a thing exists or appears: essays in book form. ↘any of the ways in which a word may be spelled,… … English new terms dictionary
player — American a non critical and unthinking supporter A shortened form of team player: Bill Clinton had appointed him to the Board of Arkansas Private Investigators. He was a player. He knew how to keep his mouth shut, too. (Evans… … How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms
player versus player — noun A form of multiplayer interaction in which human players compete against each other, rather than cooperating or battling computer controlled opponents. Syn: PVP … Wiktionary
Normal-form game — In game theory, normal form is a way of describing a game. Unlike extensive form, normal form representations are not graphical per se, but rather represent the game by way of a matrix. While this approach can be of greater use in identifying… … Wikipedia