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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]
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.

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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.
[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.

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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Demographic differences in the perception of constraints on recreational sport participation: Results from a study in Greece.
Hypothesis 3: Recreational sport involvement will have a positive effect on quality of life.
It seems that they know that social interaction will promote if they get involve in intramural sports programs, so recreational sports professional need to develop greater institutional understanding and appreciation of the social significance of intramural sports.
The share of practicing recreational sport 2 times a week 15% 3 times a week 46% 4 times a week 39% Note: Table made from pie chart.
(2012) The effects of recreational sport on V[O.sub.2]peak, V[O.sub.2]kinetics, and submaximal performance in males and females.
"There is as much doping in recreational sport as in high-level sport, if not more, particularly in extreme sports," he notes.
All of it revolves around the thinking that recreational sports operate as an organizing principle behind the social lives of 25-to-34-year-old professionals who represent an attractive and sometimes hard-to-pinpoint demographic.
The area might have gained National Park status but, unless something changes in the Cairngorm management's attitude to recreational sport, it's about to lose the whole skiing industry
Pulling both from influences noted (Pink Flag-era Wire, XTC) and others yet to be determined (think reproduction replacing kickball as recreational sport at recess)--Beep Beep are set to unleash a psychosomatic stir at any given moment in any given state.
For the ordinary, law-abiding bloke only one handgun is permitted for self-defense, one handgun for recreational sport and two long guns (shotgun or bolt-action rifle) for the hunter--four guns max.
In-line skating is currently the fastest growing recreational sport in the United States.
Among the issues addressed are administration, play, playgrounds, community and municipal recreation programs, disabled activities, employee recreation programs, equipment, facilities, outdoor recreation, parks and forest recreation, water-based recreation, therapeutic recreation trails, volunteerism, recreational sport activities, as well as related sociological and psychological topics.

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