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starting price

noun [C] uk   us   (abbreviation SP) UK
the amount of money offered just at the start of a race by a bookmaker for a winning bet (= money risked)
Translations of “starting price”
in Chinese (Traditional) (賽馬等的)臨賽賠率…
in Chinese (Simplified) (赛马等的)临赛赔率…
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