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gelding

(gĕl′dĭng)
n.
A castrated animal, especially a male horse.

gelding

A castrated male horse.

gelding

see EMASCULATION.

gelding

castrated male horse.
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He argued that geldings were denying potential stallions their chance to win a Group 1, but I'm sure that most of us would expect any horse worthy of a career at stud to be capable of taking on these old campaigners, tough as they are.
When a buyer sees that the five-year-old mares' maiden winner posted the fastest time of the day, their first reaction could be that the geldings who won on the same card aren't very good and that could mean they make less at the sales.
The bay gelding, by Abraham out of Disgleirio (Safawan / Bold Dove) won the In Hand Yearling class and went on to win the Champion Young Horse In Hand.
Being a gelding, like John was, he has time to prove it.
Leading rein pony, mare or gelding not exceeding 122cms (12.
Yearling colt, filly or gelding 1 Mr and Mrs D Schofield, 2 Mrs Millington, 3 Kersey family.
There have been eight mares' maidens for five- and six-year-olds against only one for geldings, while there has also been a maiden for five-, six- and seven-year-old mares and one for mares aged five and upwards.
In the year the legend of crooked-legged, scrappy Seabiscuit will hit movie screens, it's fitting that a nervous gelding from the wrong side of the tracks won the Kentucky Derby and will shoot for the Triple Crown.
He later went on to spend EUR52,000 on a King's Theatre gelding from the family of Long Run (pictured) and J'y Vole, while he went to EUR27,000 on two occasions for a King's Theatre half-brother to Pires and a Flemensfirth gelding related to Our Ben.
He's a gelding, he'll be around (running) four, five more years.
Highflyer Bloodstock's Anthony Bromley did his utmost to secure the gelding, but he could not match a determined O'Ryan, who quickly countered his every bid.