175. Gambling

See also 73. CHANCE ; 176. GAMES

a system of betting used at horseracing tracks under which holders of winning tickets divide the total amount wagered in proportion to their wagers.
a devotee of games involving dice.
the casting of lots, as in a gambling game.
totalizator, totalizer
a machine used in pari-mutuel betting for posting odds and results.

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