A breed of horse bred specifically for harness racing

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  • Standardbred — Espèce Cheval …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Standardbred —   [ stændədbred; englisch, zu to breed »züchten«], Rasse robuster, lang gebauter und ausdauernder Trabrennpferde in den USA, Nachzuchten auch in Europa; Widerristhöhe bis 158 cm; dem Englischen Vollblut nahe stehend; in allen Farben …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Standardbred — ☆ Standardbred [stan′dərdbred′ ] n. any of a breed of light horse developed from the Thoroughbred and specially trained for trotting or pacing in harness races …   English World dictionary

  • Standardbred — American Standardbred Wichtige Daten Ursprung: USA Hauptzuchtgebiet: Osten der USA speziell Kentucky, Kanada Verbreitung: weltweit …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Standardbred — /stan deuhrd bred /, n. one of an American breed of trotting and pacing horses used chiefly for harness racing. [1890 95; STANDARD + BRED] * * * Breed of light horse developed in the U.S., primarily for harness racing. The foundation sire was an… …   Universalium

  • Standardbred — Raza de caballo ligero desarrollada en EE.UU., principalmente para carreras de trotones. El semental original fue un purasangre inglés importado en 1788; la progenie fue cruzada con otras razas, especialmente la Morgan, para producir caballos… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Standardbred — Stan|dard|bred [ stændədbrɛd] das; [s], s <aus gleichbed. engl. amerik. standardbred (horse), zu to breed »züchten«> Pferd einer robusten, lang gebauten u. ausdauernden Rasse, die bes. als Trabrennpferde genutzt wird …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • standardbred — noun Usage: often capitalized Date: 1921 any of a breed of trotting and pacing horses developed in the United States, noted for speed and stamina, and used especially in harness racing …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Standardbred — The world s top harness race horse. Ninety nine percent of Standardbreds are said to trace back to Hambletonian, who sired more than 1330 offspring between 1851 and 1875. The breed s name derives from the fact that while it was still young,… …   Combined glossary of agriculture

  • Standardbred — noun N. Amer. a horse of a breed able to attain a specified speed, developed especially for trotting …   English new terms dictionary

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