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stake

(Award), noun ante, bet, pot, prize, purse, spoils, wager, winnings

stake

(Interest), noun claim, equity, holding, right, share, title
Associated concepts: interpleader stake deposited in court
See also: bet, binder, bond, chance, claim, compromise, deposit, dominion, endanger, equity, gamble, guarantee, guaranty, holding, interest, jeopardize, lien, loan, ownership, parlay, pawn, pledge, right, risk, security, speculate, title
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45 KING'S STAND STAKES 5f CH4 3 Hot Streak, 4 Shea Shea, 9-2 Sole Power, 7 Pearl Secret, 12 Guerre, Ahtoug, Steps, 16 Medicean Man, Rex Imperator, 25 Es Que Love, 33 Jack Dexter, Justice Day, 50 Stepper Point, Ancil, Take Cover.
There will be two Group 2s on Irish Champions Weekend, including the upgraded Solonaway Stakes, which switches from the Curragh to Leopardstown, and three Group 3s, creating the most lucrative weekend of Ireland's Flat season.
The current favourite for the Leger, John Gosden's Nathaniel, was an impressive winner of the King Edward VII Stakes.
Clump developing plants often need five or more stakes to provide support without gathering the stems into a bundle like a shock of wheat.
1]share 1, interest <She owns a stake in the business.
Hard Spun, a Pennsylvania-bred son of Danzig who is trained by Larry Jones, ran away with the LeComte Stakes at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans lastmonth and has won his fourstarts by a seven-length average.
Along the tent walls, pound in the ground stakes straight up and down through the eyes of the staking plates.
If you have one developer with a 25% stake and another with a 2% stake you can bet that the former is going to be working pretty hard.
According to the Fresno Bee, several mounds of the stakes are spread throughout the San Joaquin Valley in central California, a legacy to the economic downturn the vineyard industry suffered three years ago, when many farmers tore out the stakes to plant more profitable crops.
According to the Fresno Bee, several mounds of the stakes are spread throughout the San Joaquin Valley in central California, a legacy to the economic downturn the vineyard industry took three years ago, when many farmers tore out the stakes to plant more profitable crops.
That's because Petrobras also took over Pecom's stakes in numerous Argentine thermoplastic producers, along with Pecom's control stake in Innova, a major Brazilian producer of styrene and polystyrene.
The MEAP tests have been developed with great care and are far superior to the ACT, yet, despite the existence of the scholarship program, the ACT continues to carry much higher stakes for Michigan students because it is the primary admissions test used by Michigan's colleges.