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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. hunting with dogs (usually greyhounds) that are trained to chase game (such as hares) by sight instead of by scent;


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Course \Course\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Coursed (k?rst)); p. pr. & vb. n. Coursing.] 1. To run, hunt, or chase after; to follow hard upon; to pursue. [1913 Webster] We coursed him at the heels. --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To cause to chase after or pursue game; as, to course greyhounds after deer. [1913 Webster] 3. To run through or over. [1913 Webster] The bounding steed courses the dusty plain. --Pope. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Coursing \Cours"ing\ (k?rs"?ng), n. The pursuit or running game with dogs that follow by sight instead of by scent. [1913 Webster] In coursing of a deer, or hart, with greyhounds. --Bacon [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

coursing n 1: hunting with dogs (usually greyhounds) that are trained to chase game (such as hares) by sight instead of by scent