superfecta

A bet placed on four horses to cross the finish line in exact chosen order.

Equestrian sports dictionary . 2013.

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  • superfecta — ☆ superfecta [so͞o΄pər fek′tə ] n. [ SUPER + (PER)FECTA] a bet or betting procedure in which one wins if one correctly picks the first four finishers in a horse race in the order in which they finish …   English World dictionary

  • Superfecta — The superfecta is a type of wager in parimutuel betting in which the bettor, in order to win, must pick the first four finishers of a race in the correct sequence. This is even more unlikely than a successful wager in the trifecta, which requires …   Wikipedia

  • superfecta — /sooh peuhr fek teuh/, n. 1. a type of bet, esp. on horse races, in which the bettor must select the first four finishers in exact order. 2. a race in which such bets are made. Cf. trifecta. [1970 75, Amer.; b. SUPER and PERFECTA] * * * …   Universalium

  • superfecta — noun A method of betting in which the bettor, in order to win, must pick the first four finishers of a race in the correct sequence. See Also: trifecta …   Wiktionary

  • superfecta — su·per·fec·ta …   English syllables

  • superfecta — su•per•fect•a [[t]ˌsu pərˈfɛk tə[/t]] n. pl. fect•as gam a type of bet, esp. on horse races, in which the bettor must select the first four finishers in exact order • Etymology: 1970–75, amer.; b. super and perfecta …   From formal English to slang

  • superfecta — /ˈsupəfɛktə/ (say soohpuhfektuh) noun a form of betting in which the punter has to select the first six placegetters in a nominated race in the correct order. {super + (tri)fecta} …   Australian English dictionary

  • superfecta — noun a bet that you can pick the first four finishers in a race in the right order • Hypernyms: ↑bet, ↑wager …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parimutuel betting — (from the French language: pari mutuel , mutual betting) is a betting system in which all bets of a particular type are placed together in a pool; taxes and a house take or vig are removed, and payoff odds are calculated by sharing the pool among …   Wikipedia

  • Australian and New Zealand punting glossary — This page is about the Australian English usage of punting, for other uses of punting see punt and punter .The Australian and New Zealand punting glossary explains some of the terms, jargon and slang which are commonly used and heard on… …   Wikipedia

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