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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
bookmark it!

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It starts with a benchmark of what children need to achieve to get a sufficient amount of PA, and then grades the different forms of PA, including: organized sport, active transportation, PA in school, active play, and sedentary behaviours (e.
Therefore, this study was intended to examine the correlations between FDI and physical activity levels as well as participation in organized sports among school children.
Also, at the event, Champion released the results of a recent survey of 425 women asking about organized sports and fitness.
The general literature documents African-American exclusion from white organized sport, but as yet, fails to sufficiently analyze the negotiated outcomes between blacks and whites in sport, as well as the ways in which black athletes were differentiated among themselves by color, class, religion, and political orientations.
To help parents encourage their children to lead a healthy, active lifestyle, the MetLife Consumer Education Center has created a free brochure -- "Your Child and Organized Sports.
The findings of the present study highlight the potential of physical activity during recess and participation in organized sports in the improvement of academic achievement in children.
Meanwhile PU Department of Sports also organized sports events including Kabaddi, Football and Volleyball in which Vice Chancellor Eleven beat Sports Department team in all the events.
This one of a kind facility is able to accommodate many different types of indoor organized sports, including 5 vs 5 Soccer, Volley / Basket , Batting Cage / batting practice, and multipurpose room, for martial arts, yoga etc.
The results of the study] may reflect the changing pattern of childhood activities in the United Sates as organized sports are encouraged, often at the cost of free play.
Parents also reported frequent visits to fast food restaurants when their children played organized sports.
We at Monod Sports believe that no kid should be left on the sidelines and all should be given the opportunity to experience the positive benefits of organized sports,” - stated Peter Monod, Part Owner of Monod Sports.
A born entrepreneur he became a leader in the geophysical industry and went on to be a prominent Calgary businessman and supporter of organized sports.