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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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Class 31 ( Yearling ( Colt, Filly or Gelding ( Horse or Pony: 73 Dorlyn Martel (Miss LD Hendem).
He's a really nice horse and very racy," said David Dennis who was underbidder on a EUR130,000 Network gelding on Thursday.
Ballabriggs 11yo gelding Donald McCain 52812121 Season is being geared towards a repeat Grand National win and an impressive record at this time of year promotes confidence.
The horses include 50 weanlings just in from Colorado and 50 yearling geldings from Nevada, plus an additional 100 horses and some burros up to about age 5, as well as a half-dozen horses and a mule that have received some training.
He was widely expected to play a leading role in the day's proceedings, but few, if any, could have predicted he would surpass the previous store gelding record of EUR325,000, which was set at this sale last year.
And it features a more-than-solid horse from out of state, the 6-year-old gelding Perfect Drift (Mark Guidry), the 2004 Pacific Classic runner-up and the owner of three victories at 1 1/4 miles.
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.
Declan's Moon won four races in 2004, including the Del Mar Futurity, the Hollywood Prevue Stakes and the Hollywood Futurity, to earn an Eclipse Award as the top 2-year-old colt or gelding.
Another member of the powerful Goldford Stud draft, the gelding had cost EUR110,000 as a foal at the 2007 November sale.