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return

 [re-tern´]
a coming back.
venous return the flow of blood into the heart from the peripheral vessels.

return

(rē-tŭrn'),
1. Going or coming back; in cardiology, refers to blood flow.
2. In phlebotomy, the appearance of blood in the hub of the venipuncture apparatus.
[M.E., fr. L.L. retorno, , to turn again]
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On the one hand we find that the estimated returner wage premium is no longer significant; this would suggest that selection was present.
It was recognised that funding may be required for child care, travel costs, and supervision of the returner.
Players with high breakpoint ratings tend to be top returners or possess big serves, some even have both of these attributes, but their rating can also reveal clues about their mental strength and strategic prowess in tense periods of contests.
Women returners offer maturity and experience and are likely to be committed and motivated.
Those techniques aren't without risks of their own, but Chip Kelly compared James with former Cal returner DeSean Jackson for the ability to make game-planning decisions a nightmare for the opposition.
I think they have to find one punt returner and stick with that person, so that they're comfortable,'' Everett said.
With the serve being such a major weapon on turf, it is also a big asset to have a good return, so we also look at how set-score statistics can help unveil the top returners on grass.
As he's made himself into a receiver, James has made himself into a punt returner," Riley said.
Punt return problems: The Bruins continued to search for a competent punt returner, and didn't get an answer when receiver Marcus Everett muffed a punt.
From the standpoint of a field position and ball-security, we had to start with the punt returner -- a player with great confidence, fearlessness, and the ability to adjust and catch the ball.
Oregon State safety Lance Mitchell joined UO running back Kenjon Barner and punt returner Cliff Harris as conference players of the week, which were announced Tuesday.