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Definition of "parimutuel" []

  • Any betting system in which all bets of a particular type are placed together in a pool; taxes and a house take are removed, and payoff odds are calculated by sharing the pool among all placed bets. (noun)
  • A machine used to record bets and calculate payoffs. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "parimutuel" in a sentence
  • "The public-private partnership would pool resources to tackle complicated betting security problems such as parimutuel "pool" manipulation, money laundering and network security."
  • "They also allow for risk, known as "parimutuel" betting."
  • "That number doesn't include revenue from parimutuel betting on the races."
Words like "parimutuel"
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