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1. a gait of a horse or other quadruped, faster than a walk, in which diagonally opposite legs come down together
2. (in harness racing) a race for horses that have been trained to trot fast
a. one of the short lines attached to a trotline
b. the trotline
Informal a follower of Trotsky; Trotskyist