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    Precise Meaning: "CCSS.ELA-Literacy." precedes these numbers: 2.4e, 3.4d, 4.4c, 5.4c, 6.4c, 7.4c, 8.4c, 9-10.4c, 11-12.4c
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    Kentucky Derby Definition Match --

    Directions: MATCH the Kentucky Derby and Horse Racing vocabulary list with a definition. Use the pull down menu bar to select the letter match for the Kentucky Derby and Horse Racing word puzzle.
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    Word List
    1) victorious
    2) stellar
    3) competition
    4) favorite
    5) veterinarian
    6) equestrian
    7) sportsman
    8) stallion
    9) furlong
    10) equine
    11) derby
    12) performance
    Definition List
    A)  The process of vying for an objective with another; a contest between rivals (noun)
    B)  Pertaining to or resembling that of a horse (adjective)
    C)  Represented, depicted or pertaining to horseback riding or horsemanship (adjective)
    D)  Annual race, first run in 1780 for 3 year-old horses at Epson Downs, near London (noun)
    E)  A contestant regarded as having the best chance; something regarded with special liking to win (noun)
    F)  A unit of distance equal to 220 yards (201 meters) or 1/8 of a mile (noun)
    G)  The execution of something accomplished: deed, feat (noun)
    H)  Person engaged in activities (hunting, fishing, riding etc.); someone who is fair and generous (good loser/graceful winner) (noun)
    I)  A male horse, especially one kept primarily as a stud (noun)
    J)  Outstanding, excellent; by or as by a star performer (adjective)
    K)  One qualified and authorized to treat diseases and injuries of animals (noun)
    L)  Having won over an opponent or against odds; achieving success in a struggle against an enemy or opponent (adjective)