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British Dictionary definitions for saint leger

Saint Leger

abbreviation St Leger

  1. the Saint Leger an annual horse race run at Doncaster since 1776: one of the classics of the flat-racing season
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Historical Examples

  • When he had finished, the young people of Saint-Leger embraced first the poet, and then the curate.

    Jasmin: Barber, Poet, Philanthropist

    Samuel Smiles