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win·ner's circle

n. pl. winners' circles
An enclosed area at a racetrack where the winning horse and jockey are brought for awards and publicity.
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win′ner's cir`cle

a small, usu. circular area at a racetrack where awards are bestowed on winning mounts and their jockeys.
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Noun1.winner's circle - a small area at a racecourse where awards are given to the owners of winning horses
area, country - a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography); "it was a mountainous area"; "Bible country"
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