handicap englannista suomeksi
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Something that prevents, hampers, or hinders.
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An allowance of a certain amount of time or distance in starting, granted in a race (or other contest of skill) to the competitor possessing disadvantages; or an additional weight or other hindrance imposed upon the one possessing advantages, in order to equalize, as much as possible, the chances of success.
(quote-book)|title=Diary of Samuel Pepys|url=https://books.google.com/books?id=wgRmggHtDJIC&pg=PA95&dq=%22Here+some+of+us+fell+to+handicap,+a+sport+that+I+never+knew+before,+which+was+very+good.%22&hl=en&newbks=1&newbks_redir=0&sa=X&ved=2ahUKEwjq54mwzKPvAhWbElkFHSxXBuQQ6AEwAHoECAIQAgv=onepage&q=%22Here%20some%20of%20us%20fell%20to%20handicap%2C%20a%20sport%20that%20I%20never%20knew%20before%2C%20which%20was%20very%20good.%22&f=false|page=95|text=Here some of us fell to handicap, a sport that I never knew before, which was very good.
To encumber with a handicap in any contest.
To place at disadvantage.
To estimate betting odds.
(l), measure of (l)
handicap (disability; horserace)