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English definition of “straight”

straight

noun [C] (SPORTS TRACK)    /streɪt/ (US usually straightaway)
the straight part of a racetrack (= the track on which competitors race): And the runners are just coming up to the finishing straight.Athletics
(Definition of straight noun (SPORTS TRACK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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