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racingnoun [U]

 us   /ˈreɪ·sɪŋ/
the action of competing in a race (= a competition to see who can finish first) or running a race with someone: thoroughbred/harness racing
(Definition of racing from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “racing”
in Arabic سِباق…
in Korean 경주…
in Portuguese corrida…
in Catalan curses…
in Japanese 競走, レース…
in Chinese (Simplified) (速度)比赛, 赛马…
in Turkish yarış…
in Russian гонка, состязание…
in Chinese (Traditional) (速度)比賽, 賽馬會…
in Italian gare di corsa, corse (di cavalli, automobilistiche…
in Polish wyścigi…
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