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sport

(spōrt),
An organism varying in whole or in part, without apparent reason, from others of its type; this variation may be transmitted to the descendants or the latter may revert to the original type.
Synonym(s): singleton (2)
[M.E. disporte, fr. O.Fr. desport, diversion]

sport

(sport) a mutation.

sport

Etymology: ME, disporten, to amuse
1 an individual that differs drastically from its parents or others of its type because of genetic mutation; a mutant.
2 a genetic mutation.
Biology An organism that differs substantially from the basic stock, strain, subspecies, species, regardless of source
Genetics A phenotypic trait that appears de novo in a person and inherited by his progeny, which may be related to a spontaneous mutation or an environmental mutagen acting on germs cells—egg or sperm
Vox populi A competitive physical activity, played according to specific rules, and which requires practice to attain a level of expertise

sport

Vox populi A competetive physical activity, played according to specific rules, and which requires practice to attain a level of expertise. See Blood sport, Contact sport, Extreme sport, High-impact sport, Low-impact sport, Moderate-impact sport, No-impact sport, Sports medicine, Water sport.

SPORT

Cardiology A clinical trial–Stent Implantation Post Rotational Atherectomy Trial

sport

(spōrt)
An organism varying in whole or in part, without apparent reason, from others of its type; this variation may be transmitted to the descendants or the latter may revert to the original type.
[M.E. disporte, fr. O.Fr. desport, diversion]

sport

an individual that is distinctly different from its parents in a way that was not expected, such as a mutation.

sport

Patient discussion about sport

Q. Sport and arthritis Does physical exercise when I’m young protect me from having arthritis as I get older?

A. I read an article regarding arthritis and how it is a derivative of pain. Like Tiffany said, just don't cause "wear and tear" DAMAGE or TRAUMA.

Q. i swim a lot ! what are the advantages of swimming over other sport activities? on what part of the body does it work the most ?

A. its a good workout but your not really going to burn as much calories as a regular work out.

Q. How do I avoid Sport injuries? I started climbing recently and going to the gym 3 times a week.

A. I had the same question, so I dug up a little bit through the web and found this wonderful site with a lot of tips + videos about “how to avoid sport injuries :
http://www.mindef.gov.sg/imindef/mindef_websites/topics/elifestyle/articles/exercise_and_physical/sports_injuries.html
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School-aged children achieving the organized sport benchmark expend 23 kcal/day more than children who spend equivalent time being sedentary.
They included the associations of participation in organized sports with the scores on the Rod-and-Frame Test and the physical activity variables.
When asked about why they played organized sports, two out of three of respondents (62 percent) said because they have a passion for the sport.
But most other camps added activities, particularly organized sports, often decreasing or de-emphasizing hiking and canoeing.
This popular sport "leads the pack" in the number of injuries, especially in boys, in organized sports.
exclusive of school or university productions), organized sports (exclusive of school sports), and "socials" (mixers, teas, sewing parties, and so forth); dances and games, notably, club-sponsored card games, are not displayed but show similar patterns;
The number of women of that age who had participated in organized sports was too low to be evaluated.
Hotshots" were popular and academically successful, "jocks" had a strong interest in organized sports, and "regulars" were described as not belonging to any group and typical of junior-high students.
LAHORE -- On the directives of Punjab University Faculty of Law Acting Dean and Principal Law College Dr Shazia Qureshi the University Law College has organized sports gala in connection with Independence Day in the college premises.
Ponce's youngest daughter, Angie, the last sibling still playing organized sports, is a senior first baseman on Sylmar High's softball team, which concludes its season this month.
Organized sports and other extracurricular activities can provide great opportunities for this kind of personal growth.