standing start

In harness racing, starters start from a standing position, once the barrier across the track is released.

Equestrian sports dictionary . 2013.

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  • Start — can refer to multiple topics:* Takeoff, the phase of flight where an aircraft transitions from moving along the ground to flying through the air * Standing start and rolling start, in an auto race * Start signal, in telecommunications * Start… …   Wikipedia

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  • standing — stand|ing1 [ˈstændıŋ] adj [only before noun] 1.) permanently agreed or arranged ▪ You have to pay standing charges whether or not you use the service. standing invitation (=permission to visit someone whenever you like) a standing army (=a… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • standing — stand|ing1 [ stændıŋ ] noun ** 1. ) standings plural a list of teams or players put in order according to how many points they have won in games or competitions against each other. British usually table 2. ) uncount the status or reputation that… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • standing — I UK [ˈstændɪŋ] / US noun ** 1) [uncountable] the status or reputation that someone or something has This latest scandal will undoubtedly have affected his standing with his colleagues. of high/great/considerable etc standing: We are delighted to …   English dictionary

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