mutuel pool


mutuel pool
Short for 'Parimutuel Pool'. Sum of the wagers on a race or event, such as the win pool, daily double pool, exacta pool, etc.

Equestrian sports dictionary . 2013.

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  • pool — Mutuel pool, the total sum bet on a race or a particular bet …   Equestrian sports dictionary

  • minus pool — A mutuel pool caused when a horse is so heavily played that, after deductions of state tax and commission, there is not enough money left to pay the legally prescribed minimum on each winning bet. The racing association usually makes up the… …   Equestrian sports dictionary

  • pari-mutuel — /par i myooh chooh euhl/, n. 1. a form of betting and of handling the betting on horse races at racetracks, in which those holding winning tickets divide the total amount bet in proportion to their wagers, less a percentage for the management,… …   Universalium

  • pari-mutuel — noun Etymology: French pari mutuel, literally, mutual stake Date: 1881 1. a betting pool in which those who bet on competitors finishing in the first three places share the total amount bet minus a percentage for the management 2. a machine for… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • French pool — The pari mutuel system in betting, particularly on horse races. See pari mutuel …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • pari mutuel —   n. mutual bet ; form of betting whereby winners receive share of all stakes placed; totalizator or pool betting …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • french pool — A system of gambling, especially on horse races, now generally known as pari mutuel (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • french pool — A system of gambling, especially on horse races, now generally known as pari mutuel (q.v.) …   Black's law dictionary

  • tote board — The (usually) electronic totalizator display in the infield which reflects up to the minute odds. It may also show the amounts wagered in each mutuel pool as well as information such as jockey and equipment changes, etc. Also known as the Board …   Equestrian sports dictionary

  • Totalisatorwette — Der Totalisator ist ein Verfahren zur Bestimmung der Gewinnhöhen bei Wetten auf Pferderennen, dem Toto, dem Lotto u. ä. Am Totalisator wetten die Wett Teilnehmer untereinander und nicht gegen einen Buchmacher, wie es bei Sportwetten zu festen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia