Meaning of Hambletonian


Pronunciation: (ham"bul-tō'nē-un), [key]
— n.
  1. one of a superior strain of American trotting horses descended from the stallion Hambletonian.
  2. an annual harness race for three-year-old trotters, formerly held at Goshen, New York, now at DuQuoin, Illinois.
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