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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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In the study of Oktem [11] related to the risk assessment levels of the sporters who were engaged in archery, looking at the marital status of the participants, it was determined that 26.
In all their model variations and calibers, the Mauser sporters were the high watermarks in terms of factory-produced sporters and, in my opinion, still are.
While the C308 Sporter is built using CETME parts and sports CETME sights, it's not all CETME.
I opted to remove the commercial sporter low mount bolt handle and replace it with one that closely resembled the original military bolt handle.
In general, high anxiety is experienced when the sporter comes near to the borders of his/her performance capacity.
The Vanguard Series 2 line has expanded to include models for various ages and hunting applications, including the Synthetic, Synthetic Youth, Carbine, Varmint Special, Sporter, Deluxe, Stainless Synthetic and DBM.
In addition to weight, the fine balancing characteristics and sporter feel that made the 10/22 so popular in the first place go right out the window.
Q: When I was a teenager, a family friend had a 1936 8mm Oberndorf sporter rifle.
In addition it has been well used and the stock was replaced years ago with a commercial sporter stock.
An article in one of the major gun magazines about assembling an inexpensive custom sporter caught my eye recently.
The Sporter AK47C is capable of 1- to 2-inch groupings at 100 yards, and features a match-grade barrel, Mil-Spec receiver, CNC machined scope mount rail and 30-round magazine.