from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Hunting with dogs trained to chase game by sight instead of scent.
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- v. Present participle of course.
- n. The "sport" of chasing wild animals, especially hares, with dogs by sight rather than by scent
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The pursuit or running game with dogs that follow by sight instead of by scent.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The sport of pursuing hares or other game with greyhounds, when the game is started in sight of the hounds.
- n. Disputing in the schools. See courser, 3.
- n. In coal-mining, regulation of the ventilation of a mine by systematically conducting the air through it by means of various doors, stoppings, and brattices.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. hunting with dogs (usually greyhounds) that are trained to chase game (such as hares) by sight instead of by scent
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