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 Weight.Weissnichtwo (vice-neecht-vo). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Weight-for-age Race (A).
 
A sort of handicap (q.v.), but the weights are apportioned according to certain conditions, and not according to the dictum of a “capper.” Horses of the same age carry similar weights cæteris paribus. (See SELLING - RACE, PLATE, SWEEP-STAKES.)   1
 


 Weight.Weissnichtwo (vice-neecht-vo). 

 
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