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weight for age

noun Horse Racing.
  1. the poundage assigned to be borne by a horse in a race, based on the age of the horse.
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  • The institution of races, either absolutely or practically at weight-for-age, and over long courses, has engaged much attention.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6