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2006-01-18 12:08:37

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hall of Fame jockey Jerry Bailey, twice winner of the Kentucky Derby, will retire from racing at the end of the month. "It is with great emotion that I'm announcing my retirement as a jockey in the sport of horse racing," he said in statement on Wednesday. "Thoroughbred racing has enriched my life beyond my wildest dreams. It has provided my family and me with memories and relationships that we will cherish for a lifetime." Bailey, 48, will become a...

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  • A 'bachelor seal'; a young male seal which is prevented from mating by its herd's older males (mated bulls defending their territory).
This comes from the Russian word for 'bachelors.'